Marijuana Legalization Causes Border Issues for Investors and Users | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canada’s new marijuana legalization laws go into effect October 1, 2018. Immigration lawyers are warning Canadians who admit to consuming cannabis legally in Canada or marijuana investors could have problems at the border, which is under United States federal jurisdiction. While marijuana is legal in several states, in the US it is federally classified as…

Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah talks to Alberta@Noon about what cross border issues and what Canadians travelling to the US should be aware of.

After Canada Girl Guides announced they will no longer authorize travel to the US, Alberta@Noon spoke to Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah about current cross-border issues and asked her expert advice on what Canadians need to know if planning travel to the United States.