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Lawyers seek answers to burning questions over new cannabis law

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 @ 6:26 PM | By Cristin Schmitz

When Ottawa unveils its framework legislation to legalize recreational marijuana use, lawyers will be looking at what the proposed federal laws have to say about cannabis pricing, marketing, distribution and allowable products — but also at the criminal and regulatory jeopardy the government proposes for sellers and users who transgress the new rules.

Sean Robichaud“Two things the government made very clear is: ‘If we are going  to legalize, we’re going to ensure that youths are protected [from trafficking], and that [for] those who decide to take...