Once lauded as an election issue to watch, Canada’s marijuana laws are gaining a little more attention after the prime minister’s wife hinted she may support decriminalization.
Laureen Harper’s comment at an Ontario campaign office appears to contrast with the stance underlined by her husband Conservative Leader Stephen Harperagainst loosening the country’s marijuana laws.
“When you go down that route, marijuana becomes more readily available to children, more people become addicted to it and the health outcomes become worse,” he said during a rally in Markham, Ont. on Aug. 11.
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