The National | Nov 1, 2013 | 12:41

High Stakes: Canada's changing medical marijuana system

Next spring Health Canada will put new limits on who can grow medical marijuana. Entrepreneurs are rushing to get a piece of what's expected to be a billion dollar business.

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