Eliminate All Tax on Medical Cannabis

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January 2, 2018: Recreational pot puts medicinal marijuana on the backburner just as demand explodes (Financial Post)

December 20, 2017: Medical users fear legalized recreational pot may leave them behind in puff of smoke (Canadian Press)

December 19, 2017: Are Too Many Canadian Medical Marijuana Patients “Faking It”? (Leafly)

December 15, 2017: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Medical Marijuana (City - Breakfast Television)

December 12, 2017: Taxing Medical Marijuana Is 'Discriminatory,' Say Canadian Doctors Speaking Out Against Fed Plan (Civilized)

December 12, 2017: Marijuana deal with federal government means money for municipalities, Wynne says (Canadian Press)

December 11, 2017: Doctors call on Ottawa to exempt medicinal marijuana from sales, excise tax (Canadian Press)

December 10, 2017: 'Already hurting enough': Pain patient challenges plan to tax medical marijuana (Metro News Edmonton) 

December 7, 2017: Taxing Medical Cannabis Hurts Vulnerable Patients (The Hill Times)

December 7, 2017: Sin Tax on Cannabis Disproportionately Hurts Medical Users (The Lawyer’s Daily)

December 7, 2017: Advocacy Group Calling for the End of Taxing Medical Marijuana (News 1130)

December 5, 2017: A taxing problem: how to price, tax legal weed to stamp out the black market (The Canadian Press)

December 4, 2017: An Open Letter To ACMPR Medical Cannabis Patients (National Post)

December 4, 2017: Feds willing to give more pot tax revenue to provinces to help municipalities (Canadian Press)

December 1, 2017: Op-Ed: Somebody please explain why Ottawa is taxing medical cannabis (iPolitics)

November 30, 2017: CFAMM and NDP MP Don Davies Press Conference (CPAC)

November 20, 2017: Feds’ proposed tax on medical marijuana will only make the opioid crisis worse (NowToronto)

November 17, 2017: Hanlon: Liberals promises on marijuana ‘up in smoke’ (Toronto Sun)

November 16, 2017: A Taxing Situation (CTV London)

November 15, 2017: Widespread opposition to medical cannabis tax now includes dispensary association (Lift News)

November 15, 2017: Canada Wants to Tax Medical Cannabis. Get Ready for a Fight (Leafly)

November 13, 2017: Medical cannabis patients fight back against government’s pot tax plan (CTV Atlantic)

November 13, 2017: Inclusion of medical marijuana in government’s tax plan for cannabis criticized (Benefits Canada)

November 12, 2017: Canadian Government Calls for Excise Tax on Both Recreational and Medical Cannabis (Rootie)

November 11, 2017: Alberta cannabis producer calls proposed taxation of medical marijuana a ‘major mistake’ (630CHED)

November 11, 2017: Proposed marijuana taxes too high, says Whitehorse proponent (CBC North)

November 10, 2017: Pallister, patients groups slam Liberals’ cannabis tax proposals (iPolitics)

November 10, 2017: Pot taxes could add up to $1 billion and would be split with the provinces: Ottawa (Toronto Star)

November 10, 2017: Ottawa adding 50-cent tax to gram of weed, provinces can join in; Pallister says revenue not the priority (Winnipeg Free Press)

November 10, 2017: Ottawa’s plan to slap a new tax on medical cannabis sparks outage (Globe and Mail)

November 10, 2017: Ottawa’s plan for excise tax on medical marijuana draws ire of patients, producers (The Canadian Press)