Marijuana-Smoking Canadian Mountie Found Dead

CANADA:  A Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer with a medical marijuana prescription for job-related stress has died of an apparent suicide after provoking a nationwide debate over his smoking in uniform.

Corporal Ronald Francis died Monday afternoon, officials said Tuesday.

“It appears no one else was involved in the death,” RCMP Assistant Commissioner Roger Brown told a press conference.

Francis had smoked medical-grade marijuana to relieve post-traumatic stress related to 21 years on the job.


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