Medical marijuana in Ottawa is Cheaper by Mail

A University of Ottawa student dropped into a marijuana shop on Rideau Street this week to buy some weed to help with her insomni

She considered the dried bud on display in jars at Life Line Medicinals, and asked to see a variety called Girl Scout Cookies. The clerk opened the jar and she gave it a sniff. “Do you mind if I touch?” she inquired. Sure, he said.

The clerk dipped his hands into the jar, scooped weed into a plastic cup and weighed it on a scale before popping it into a Ziploc bag for her.

The bud at Life Line sells for between $10 and $14 a gram, typical for Ottawa’s illegal pot shops.

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