Student Files Complaint After McMaster Bars her from Trip Over Medicinal Marijuana

McMaster says it worried grad student Halima Hatimy didn’t understand the risks.

A Hamilton grad student has filed a human rights complaint against McMaster University after the university excluded her from an overseas trip over her use of medical marijuana.

‘Literally, I felt like my world was falling apart around me.’ – Halima Hatimy

Halima Hatimy says she was supposed to take a course trip to Ghana — part of her goal to pursue a career in international healthcare and water security — in February.

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