Canadian Government Loses Appeal to Stop Medical Marijuana Patients From Growing Pot at Home

The federal government has lost its latest attempt to prevent medical marijuana patients from growing pot at home.

New rules were introduced earlier this year that prohibited home growing and instead shifted production to commercial operations, but a group of patients is challenging that regime.

Those patients won a court injunction earlier this year, allowing them to continue growing their own marijuana at least until their case is decided next year.

The government appealed, but the patients’ lawyer, Kirk Tousaw, says the Federal Court of Appeal has upheld the injunction.

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