Calgary moves forward with ban on public pot, defers decision on ‘cannabis gardens’


April 3, 2018
By Staff – The Canadian Press

NORML Canada Prairies Regional Director – Keith Fagin
“The idea isn’t being welcomed by Keith Fagin of the cannabis advocacy group Calgary420. He says cannabis users deserve somewhere public where they can gather to smoke, vape or eat the drug.”

NORML Canada Pacific Regional Director – Kirk Tousaw
“Lawyer and marijuana advocate Kirk Tousaw says the proposed exemption for medical consumption is key to whether a public ban would be legal. But he disputes that rules for cannabis consumption need to be the same as those for booze.”