Owen said U.S. Customs and Border Protection will apply existing laws against admitting drug users and drug traffickers into the United States.
He will then be giving the opportunity to "voluntary withdraw" from the border-or face "expedited removal".
Travelers who receive lifetime bans are eligible to apply for a waiver, although it can take months to process and costs $585 to apply. "If you work for the industry, that is grounds for inadmissibility".
He added, "At a time when public opinion and the culture around marijuana is rapidly shifting, not just in the USA but around the world, it is inane for USA border officials to maintain such a draconian and backward-looking policy". USA officials also warn that any form of participation in the sector could likewise cause someone to be turned away, signaling potential problems for investors.
Canadians who say they invest in marijuana companies would also be unable to enter the country as the USA doesn't "recognize that as a legal business", Owen said. Marie, Mich., to grab a cheap tank of gas or case of beer anytime soon, as people who work in the marijuana industry - or invest in it - could risk a lifetime travel ban. "Facilitating the proliferation of the legal marijuana industry in US states where it is deemed legal or Canada may affect an individual's admissibility to the U.S".
"Every country has the right to judge who gets to come into their borders or not. And I certainly won't work to assume or impress upon the United States who they have to let in or not", Trudeau said at a CBC radio station in Manitoba earlier this week. Justin Trudeau's government and travel agents are warning Canadians to make sure they have no trace of the drug in their cars or luggage.
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