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Recalls of tainted medical marijuana could lead to an increase in class actions, lawyers say

Thursday, August 31, 2017 @ 7:06 AM | By Terry Davidson

Recent medical marijuana recalls and the impending broad legalization and regulation of pot could mean future class actions aimed at tainted bud, lawyers say.

Ted Charney, Charney LawyersTheir comments come in the wake of a British Columbia medical marijuana provider having to issue a recall of dried cannabis it sold during the second half of 2016.

It was just last week reports surfaced that Vancouver Island’s Broken Coast Cannabis Ltd. was forced to recall batches of its bud after a Health Canada spot test found the...