Report on Canada's marijuana legalization due this week

Ottawa’s march toward a controlled market for legal marijuana in Canada takes a major step forward this week with the delivery of a task force report that includes advice on a minimum age, product warnings and measures to prevent drug-impaired driving.The report on pot legalization will be delivered to cabinet by Wednesday, said task force chair Anne McLellan, a lawyer and former federal cabinet minister in the Chrétien and Martin governments.

Ms. McLellan said her nine-person group – which has received 30,000 online submissions and visited U.S. states with experience in the legalization process – has authored a responsible, fair and balanced report that will “engender a lot of interest.”Read more: Globe Investigation: Marijuana edibles tests reveal misleading claimsRead more: Globe Investigation: What’s in your weed? We tested dispensary marijuana to find outRead more: Doctors urge federal ‘safeguards’ to protect kids, youth from harms of potSpeaking on the …