MP Murray Rankin says too many people are getting criminal records for something that will soon be legal.
The federal New Democrats are putting forward a motion in Parliament today to pressure the Liberal government to decriminalize pot before it is legalized.
NDP Justice Critic Murray Rankin says it is not fair to arrest people and give them criminal records for possessing marijuana if the practice will soon be legal.
NDP Demands Immediate Decriminalization of Marijuana
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