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Radio-Canada interviews Jean-Raphaël Champagne about the legalization of cannabis and the municipal regulation

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"Légalisation du cannabis : légal, mais interdit partout, quel droit prime?" with Claude Bernatchez, Radio-Canada Première Heure

Radio-Canada interviews Quebec City lawyer, Jean-Raphaël Champagne, about the legalization of cannabis and the municipal regulation.

Cannabis will become legal on October 17, but using it in public spaces in Québec City will be prohibited, as announced yesterday by Mayor Régis Labeaume. Which right will prevail in this blend of regulations being implemented? We don’t have the answers yet, but we will try to understand what lies ahead with Jean-Raphaël Champagne, a regulatory law specialist with Fasken.