Landlord Shuts Halifax Marijuana Shop, but Owner Vows to Reopen

‘I didn’t expect it to go this wild,’ says Shirley Martineau as Auntie’s Health and Wellness locked out.

A Halifax marijuana dispensary has been locked out by its landlord, but owner Shirley Martineau vows to reopen Auntie’s Health and Wellness in a new location.

“I’m shocked,” Martineau said Friday when CBC News told her the store was shuttered. “They accepted the rent.”

Martineau said she hasn’t been back to the downtown shop, which openly sold marijuana to anyone over the age of 19, since she was arrested following a police raid late last month.

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