Activists jeered police officers as they arrested a man at a pro-marijuana demonstration Monday in Victoria Park.
Around 75 people gathered at the park for the annual 420 rally, an international day celebrating cannabis culture and advocating for the drug to be legalized.
At 4:20 p.m., an unidentified man in a black leather jacket showed a medicinal marijuana licence before sparking up a small pipe.
The man had hardly exhaled when police officers promptly surrounded him and placed him under arrest, saying his licence had expired.
That’s when things turned ugly.
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