Health Minister Clement promises crackdown on illicit drug use

Kondro, Wayne
September 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/11/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 6, p559
Academic Journal
The article presents information on the plans of Canadian Health Minister Tony Clement to introduce new health-related federal laws in Canada. Clement informed about his plans while addressing the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) annual General Council on August 24, 2007 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Clement indicated the need of an anti-drug campaign to prevent illicit drug use in Canada. According to Clement, the lack of an active anti-drug campaign has led Canada having the highest percentage of marijuana users in the industrial world.


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