Provincial Party Leaders Agree on Ottawa’s Need to Speed Weed Law

All three major provincial political party leaders agree that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to clear the haze swirling around the legalization of marijuana.

All three major provincial political party leaders agree that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to clear the haze swirling around marijuana legalization.

In a rare display of unanimity at Queen’s Park, Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne, Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown and NDP Leader Andrea Horwath are each urging Ottawa to provide some direction.

“We need to get some clarity from the federal government on timeline and process,” said Wynne, who has officials from 12 provincial departments working on a marijuana strategy dealing with health, justice and social implications.

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