Legalization of Pot getting mixed reaction from First Nations in Quebec

Pot legalization has some Quebec First Nations eyeing a potential financial windfall while others concerned with health and social problems.

Tom Fennario
Pot legalization has some First Nations in Quebec eyeing a potential financial windfall.

But others are expressing concern over health and social problems recreational marijuana could bring.

And time is running out for everyone to decide how legalizing pot is going to work in the province and its territories.

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Producer Nouvelles Nationales d'APTN - Montreal

Born and raised in Montreal, Tom cut his teeth working in community television in Kahnawake Mohawk Territory before joining APTN as a cameraman/editor in 2008. In 2015 he was promoted to Video Journalist and has since helped cover important stories such as the Muskrat Falls protest in Labrador and anti-pipeline actions in North Dakota.