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30-Day Jail Sentence for Possession of Unmarked Fine-Cut Tobacco

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30-Day Jail Sentence for Possession of Unmarked Fine-Cut Tobacco

Ministry of Finance

Convicted: Jennifer Lynn Harries

Location of Offence: Cornwall

Description of Offence: Possession of unmarked fine-cut tobacco, under the Tobacco Tax Act

Date of Offence: November 13, 2018

Date of Conviction: October 15, 2019, at the Cornwall Ontario Court of Justice

Penalty Imposed: 30 days in jail

Background: On November 13, 2018, officers from the Cornwall Regional Task Force searched a vehicle and discovered 1,065 kg of unmarked fine-cut tobacco. The tobacco products were seized and forfeited.

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