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Beyond the Text #4

http://www.cannabisculture.com/v2/content/2011/09/22/Marijuana-Growers-Face-More-Jail-Child-Rapists-Under-Harpers-New-Omnibus-Bill

http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/behind-numbers/2011/09/whats-wrong-harpers-omnibus-crime-bill

Prime Minister Harper has recently launched his “tough – on – crime” agenda and it is said that the omnibus crime bill will send Canada back to a 19th century punishment model. No criminal justice can be perfect but when marijuana growers get more jail time then pedophiles, which in my opinion, is an issue. Insufficient attention to rehabilitation programs not only cause Canadians with substance problems to go untreated, but millions of tax dollars will go to jailing these people; when less money could go to helping them with their problem

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