More MS news articles for Nov 2001

Marijuana activists attack permit rules

Monday, November 5, 2001 Print Edition, Page A10

Terry Parker won a landmark court case against the federal government last year, forcing health officials to allow marijuana for medical use, but still can't smoke pot legally. Like many other patients, the Torontonian who has epilepsy says the government's new system of pot permits keeps people from getting their medicine. Over the next two weeks, a Quebec Superior Court in Hull will hear testimony from patients complaining about the application procedure.