N.W.T. gov’t has working group, but no clear answers, on legal marijuana

Jimmy Thomson | CBC News | April, 25, 2017 It’s still unclear how legal marijuana will be handled in the N.W.T., after the federal legislation was introduced earlier this month, giving broad powers to the provinces and territories. It’s up to each jurisdiction to figure out how and where marijuana will be sold — and the minimum age for buyers — but those details are far from being decided at the territorial level. “We got the legislation the same day as the public,” said Andrew Livingstone, communications advisor to the cabinet. “We didn’t get it in advance.”