British Columbia

Cannabis industry opposes call for plain packaging and bans on advertising

By The Canadian Press
February 14, 2017 - 2:39pm

VANCOUVER — Garfield Mahood has spent 30 years fighting for the Canadian government to require plain packaging for cigarettes.

So, the long-time non-smokers’ rights activist says he doesn’t have much faith in the government’s ability to regulate and restrict the marketing of marijuana.