WILL you partake? That's a reasonable question given the upcoming
legalization of marijuana, but it's only one of many questions that
The legalization of a recreational drug is extremely rare and it will
challenge both the Pallister government and individual Manitobans with
unaccustomed issues. The government is dealing only with legalities,
leaving individuals on their own to resolve the personal, family and
social issues that will come with legal marijuana.
At their meeting in Edmonton last week, the premiers mulled questions
such as: where and how will it be sold? What will be the legal age to
partake? How will courts prosecute drugged driving, given that
breathalyzers don't work with marijuana intoxication? How many plants
will gardeners be allowed to grow on their own?
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