CANNABIS CULTURE - Stephen Harper and the Conservative Party of Canada have reintroduced drug legislation that includes mandatory minimum sentences of 6-9 months for growing 6 or more marijuana plants, and 12-18 months for making any hashish (including baked goods!)
Browsing: Bill C-15
CANNABIS CULTURE - Bill C-15 is likely to be reintroduced this Thursday as Bill S-10. The Bill is reported to include the same 9 months for 1 plant provisions and the same 18 months for making hashish provisions, and is expected to cost billions of dollars.
CANNABIS CULTURE - An extensive study by Canadian researchers has concluded that "tough on crime" prohibition laws proposed by Stephen Harper and the Conservative Party will have no effect on drug supply and may boost rates of violence in the country.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Liberal Party Leader Michael Ignatieff made what may be his strongest and strangest anti-pot comments so far, saying "legalizing marijuana would create problems" with the United States and warning parents against smoking pot.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Is Canada's war on drugs part of a cultural genocide?
CANNABIS CULTURE - The severe new drug bill that would have brought mandatory minimum sentences for marijuana crimes to Canada, Bill C-15, has died as a result of the Harper government's decision to prorogue Parliament.
Why is the Vancouver Police Department trying to manipulate the Senate of Canada?
The Conservative government and the Liberal-dominated Senate may find this a buzz-kill but a drug expert says neither of their approaches to prosecuting pot producers makes sense.
Groups opposing the bill claim it is more harmful then helpful.
Phone JAM the Conservative Political Office and tell them you DO NOT support Bill C-15 and mandatory minimum jail terms for marijuana.