Some facts on one of Canada’s most controversial topics, via The Canadian Press/Health Canada…
- 13,761 patients in Canada are registered to use medical marijuana.
- 15 producers are licensed to grow and sell marijuana – five in British Columbia. (1,100 firms have applied to be licensed as producers.)
- 1,400 kilograms of medical marijuana were sold in Canada from Jan. 1 to Oct. 31, 2014.
- The average cost of medical marijuana is $8 to $10 per gram.
Video/Files: The Canadian Press