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Canadian liberal party, new P.M. Trudeau vow to legalize marijuana

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OTTAWA (NBC) -

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's liberal party pledged to legalize marijuana throughout the country this week.

Canada's Governor General David Johnston made the announcement in a speech to parliament about the party's plans. Johnston offered no specific details or time line about how legalization of marijuana might work.

Newly-elected Prime Minister Trudeau has supported legalizing marijuana for several years.

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