Marijuana Party becomes Canada's newest federal political party
In 1923 it became illegal for Canadians to possess marijuana. But the laws have always been flouted, by recreational users who just want to get high, and by medicinal users seeking relief from pain and illness. From cannabis cafés to courtrooms, doctors and patients, rabble-rousers and senior statesmen have engaged in a passionate debate over marijuana possession. But the laws have endured.
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: July 21, 2000
Guests: Dennis Carriere, Tim Paterson, Marc Boris St. Maurice
Reporter: Reg Sharren
Last updated: July 29, 2013
Page consulted on December 6, 2013
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