Alice Finnamore – NDP


“Legalizing it, she said, would not only save tax dollars, but would free up the justice system to concentrate on more important criminal activity” Continue reading

Donovan Cavers – GPC


“It’s proven [prohibition] doesn’t really work because there is still a lot of drug use. if anything, drug use has increased.” Continue reading

Hondo Arendt – GPC


“We don’t believe the current system really restricts it. Any teen will tell you they have more access to marijuana than alcohol so the system isn’t blocking access to it at all.” Continue reading

Larry Campbell – Liberal Senator


“Legalizing marijuana allows us to be able to control a drug that at the present time is not being controlled” Continue reading

Lawrence MacAulay – LPC


“[Legalization] will take it out of the hands of criminals and put it in the hands of government like a bottle of rum. Today, it seems [marijuana is] available anywhere you go.” Continue reading

Mark Glass – GPC


“We legalize it, we regulate it and we tax it.” Continue reading

Mike MacDonald – GPC


“The official party platform is to legalize marijuana. [Criminalizing marijuana requires] spending a lot of money and it doesn’t do any good.” Continue reading

Philip Stone – GPC


“Prohibition does not work … we should legalize it and eliminate organized crime.” Continue reading

Sean Casey – Liberal justice critic

Sean Casey Liberal

Sean Casey – Charlottetown MP, Liberal justice critic “Regulating marijuana is ‘the way to protect our young people,’ says Charlottetown MP and Liberal justice critic Sean Casey. Let’s go at the source. Let’s get it out of the hands of the gangs and organized crime, tax and regulate it, so Continue reading

Wayne Easter – LPC


“The current drug laws are not working and to try and implement a system in which you would have greater control and regulations over,” Continue reading