Saskatoon Man Opens City’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Wants city to regulate dispensaries similar to the way Vancouver does

A new medical marijuana dispensary will open its doors today on Second Avenue. The man behind the dispensary, Mark Hauk, will also be in front of council to ask for the city to regulate the industry.

Hauk is with the Saskatchewan Compassion Club, an organization that describes itself as assisting people in medical need to get a prescription for marijuana and to find a safe and quality supply of the drug.

Hauk said the current rules on medical marijuana aren’t working.

“The federal system right now, is causing sick and dying people in our community to needlessly suffer,” he said

– Read the entire article at CBC News.