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Doug Ford Wants Free Market for Cannabis in Ontario

'I'm open to a free [cannabis] market and I'm going to consult with our caucus,' Ford says Newly elected Progressive Conservative Leader Doug Ford says he'll cut taxes and repeal Ontario's sex education curriculum, and is open to a hands-off approach to cannabis once it's legalized. "I don't believe in the government sticking their hands in our lives all the time. I believe in letting the market dictate," he told CBC Radio's Ottawa Morning on…

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