Liberals’ vow to legalize pot creating chaos, police say

Different jurisdictions are tackling the matter differently
The Globe and Mail (Canada)
Sunday, February 7, 2016

canada-marijuana-thumbCanada’s frontline officers and police chiefs are alarmed by the growing chaos in the marijuana industry, saying the Liberal Party’s promise to eventually legalize the drug has sparked confusion across the country. Illegal pot dispensaries are opening up from coast to coast at the same time as some users feel they should no longer be subject to the Criminal Code, prompting law-enforcement officials to urge the Trudeau government to remind Canadians that marijuana remains an illegal drug.