Provincial Government to Release Details on Pot Legalization

With the legalization of marijuana on the horizon, the provincial government has released details of how it will deal with legal pot.

The Minister's of Justice, Finance, and Industry will release the details today.

Marijuana should be legalized by July 2018, every province needs to have legislation outlining how and where it will be sold.

Cannabis was first banned in Canada in 1923, with regulated medical cannabis becoming legal in 2001.

In response to popular opinion Prime Minister Justin Trudeau committed to legalizing cannabis for personal use while campaigning during the Canadian federal election, 2015.