Won’t someone please think of that woman’s child?

Jonathan McLeod

November 25, 2011 | No Comments

Thanks to The Volunteer‘s Hugh MacIntyre, I read an unsurprisingly weak column* by The Citizen‘s Kelly Egan. It appears that one son of one mother became addicted to marijuana, and, thus “ordinary” Canadians don’t want it to be legalized. Usually, a writer might have more shame than to end a story about the experience of [...]

Mercifully, Ontario Prescribes Weed for Election Campaign

Jonathan McLeod

April 13, 2011 | 3 Comments

Getting through leadership debates is tough, but, if you’re in Ontario, the courts are doing their best to help you cope: legalized marijuana: Ontario is one step closer to the legalization of marijuana after the Ontario Superior Court struck down two key parts of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act that prohibit the possession and [...]

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