treaties

  1. Ron Strider

    Canada's Cannabis Legalization Plan Needs To Factor UN Treaties: Opposition

    Opposition parties and legal experts are urging the Liberal government to be clear on how it plans to handle the legalization of cannabis while Canada remains party to three UN treaties that control and criminalize drug access, noting failure to provide clarity soon could cause confusion on the...
  2. R

    Weed And The UN: Why International Drug Laws Won't Stop Legalization

    The last time the United Nations held a special meeting on drug policy in June 1998, Sarah Merrigan was six years old. Google didn't exist yet, Apple was barely turning a profit, and only one state – California – had legalized medical marijuana. Today, Merrigan is a 23-year-old senior at the...