Profits from contraband tobacco are known to have a direct link to criminal activity, such as trafficking of drugs, purchasing illegal weapons and funding other illicit activities.

$10,000. 5 Years.

The sale or possession of contraband tobacco has serious consequences.

No person shall sell, offer for sale, transport, deliver, distribute or have in their possession for the purpose of sale a tobacco product, or raw leaf tobacco that is not packaged, unless it is stamped.

Individuals in violation of this law may be charged up to $10,000 and sentenced up to 5 years in jail under the Criminal Code.

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