Ralph Goodale on Pardons for Simple Cannabis Possession

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Ralph Goodale on Pardons for Simple Cannabis Possession

Legal and Constitutional Affairs – June 13, 2019:

Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Minister Ralph Goodale outlines Bill C-93’s measure to establish an expedited and simplified pardon system for individuals with criminal records for simple possession of cannabis.

Also speaking today are Angela Arnet Connidis and Allison Davis (Public Safety Canada), Ian Broom and Lisa Noseworthy (Parole Board of Canada), Amanda Gonzalez (Royal Canadian Mounted Police), Ari Slatkoff (Department of Justice Canada).