Countdown to Cannabis: The Case for Amnesty

The end of prohibition — and the increasing expectation that the Trudeau government will expunge the records of all Canadians with minor cannabis possession convictions — is all well and good in principle.

But making it so could end up being a logistical nightmare, given the nature of police record-keeping in Canada.

Estimates vary — and if Ottawa has an official tally it has never been made public — but the widespread belief is that as many as a half-million Canadians carry the weight of a minor cannabis conviction.

– Read the entire article at The Star.