[Originally posted by Peter Zimonjic, Julie Van Dusen at CBC News]
Mathew Harvey has been banned for life from entering the United States for honestly answering the harmless question if he ever smoked marijuana illegally after the age of 18. He was detained at the border when a customers officer discovered a marijuana magazine in his car at the Vancouver/Washington border. Sometimes it’s better to tell a harmless lie especially when the consequence is a lifetime ban from a country for ingesting an ‘illegal’ medicine. A tad bit harsh don’t ya think? Read the entire article at CBC News.