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CN ON: Charges Dropped Against 'Budtenders'

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 07:00
Ottawa Sun, 30 Sep 2017 - Caught up in pot shop raids Charges have been dropped against two of the clerks charged in police raids on Magna Terra Health Services marijuana dispensaries last spring. It's the first time prosecutors in Ottawa have withdrawn charges against "budtenders" working at illegal pot shops. That's in contrast to Toronto, where prosecutors have thrown out many of the drug trafficking charges against marijuana store clerks.

CN BC: Column: Pot Laws A Challenge For Government

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 07:00
Prince George Citizen, 30 Sep 2017 - They say B.C.'s pot laws have taken so long to sort out because May's provincial election delayed the process. Either that, or our guys were hot-boxing a van behind the legislature and simply forgot to get it done.