After recent testimony in the Gerard Comeau ‘Beer Case,’ which may open or hinder cross-provincial cannabis sales, CPAC‘s Headline Politics spoke to Jodie Emery and Bill Blair about Canada’s upcoming legalization.
Why is the existing market being shut out of legalization? Why is the government violating Indigenous sovereignty by controlling cannabis on Aboriginal land while simultaneously denying them medical cannabis tax exemption? Why is legalization costing more than prohibition? Why is the government planning to tax medicine?
Original air date: December 7th, 2017.