If not private retail cannabis then what?!

The Ontario government’s announcement that it’s going to use some sort of subsidiary of the LCBO to sell marijuana in the province is the worst possible option.

Already, the province has the existing infrastructure to sell cannabis: LCBO stores. Instead of going that route (which some health-care advocates worry places liquor and pot in too close proximity) or fully privatizing sales, such as with cigarettes, the Liberals have chosen a third path. It is tremendously wasteful and squanders a golden opportunity to make the LCBO more efficient.

Read the full article in the Ottawa Citizen

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