On August 22, 1993, Global news covered a “Marijuana Mardi Gras” event that was held that day at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto. Freedom Party of Ontario, opposed to cannabis prohibition, was among the various groups promoting their respective organizations at the event. Freedom Party president Robert Metz was interviewed by Global, and explained the party’s opposition to prohibition.
Television Station: Global (Toronto)
Reporter: Not known.
Featuring: Robert Metz (president of Freedom Party of Ontario); also visible: David Pengelley (Freedom Party of Ontario)
Recorded: August 22, 1993
Aired: August 22, 1993
Color/BW: Full colour