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The Allard Decision released February 24,2016

Date: 20160224 Docket: T-2030-13 Citation: 2016 FC 237 Vancouver, British Columbia, February 24, 2016 PRESENT: The Honourable Mr. Justice Phelan BETWEEN: NEIL ALLARD, TANYA BEEMISH, DAVID HEBERT AND SHAWN DAVEY Plaintiffs and HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN RIGHT OF CANADA Defendant JUDGMENT IT IS ORDERED AND ADJUDGED that the Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulations, SOR/2013-119, are declared of no force and effect. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that this declaration is suspended for six (6) months from the date of this Judgment. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Order of Justice Manson dated March 21, 2014, remains in effect until this Court orders otherwise. Page: 2 IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Plaintiffs shall have their costs on a substantial indemnity basis to be fixed by the Court following submissions by the parties. “Michael L. Phelan” Judge