Drug Charges

Excerpts from The Criminal Code
Possession of substance


• 4. (1) Except as authorized under the regulations, no person shall possess a substance included in Schedule I, II or III.

 
Obtaining substance


(2) No person shall seek or obtain
  (a) a substance included in Schedule I, II, III or IV, or
  (b) an authorization to obtain a substance included in Schedule I, II, III or IV
from a practitioner, unless the person discloses to the practitioner particulars relating to the acquisition by the person of every substance in those Schedules, and of every authorization to obtain such substances, from any other practitioner within the preceding thirty days.

Trafficking in substance


• 5. (1) No person shall traffic in a substance included in Schedule I, II, III or IV or in any substance represented or held out by that person to be such a substance.

Possession for purpose of trafficking


(2) No person shall, for the purpose of trafficking, possess a substance included in Schedule I, II, III or IV.

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