'Not Going Anywhere' Despite Police Order
IN the three weeks since he started selling his product, Glenn Price
of Your Medical Cannabis Headquarters has had highs and lows. What
he's made clear is, although police have ordered him to stop, he's
not going up in smoke.
After a brief hiatus, Price began selling medical marijuana again
Tuesday morning, despite being ordered not to by police a week
earlier. After a tumultuous few days including two police visits to
his shop, a "smoke-in" at Winnipeg police headquarters and a
near-doubling in customer interest, Price said Tuesday he's "not
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Any unlicensed seller will be shut down, police say
After a week of turmoil, including two police visits to his shop and a
"smoke-in" outside Winnipeg police headquarters, the owner of
Manitoba's only medical cannabis dispensary has vowed to reopen today..
Glenn Price was first visited by police last Tuesday at his store,
Your Medical Cannabis Headquarters (1404 Main St.). He said he was
told to stop selling medical marijuana just two weeks after starting,
and although he halted sales for a few days, he promised to start up
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Plans to Hold Peaceful Rally at His Shop Next Week
THE owner of the only medical-cannabis dispensary in Manitoba has
vowed to stay open, despite being told by police to stop selling his
product. Glenn Price opened Your Medical Cannabis Headquarters at
1404 Main St. in March and started selling to Winnipeggers July 1. On
Tuesday, Winnipeg police ordered the store to stop, following a
service complaint lodged by a group fighting storefront pot sales.
Price doesn't have a licence to sell from Health Canada, meaning his
operation is illegal. He hasn't sold any cannabis since last Tuesday,
but said he has been giving some away to his customers. He said he's
going to resume selling his products on Tuesday, whatever the consequences.
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