A medical marijuana operation in Paris is awaiting the results of a Health Canada inspection before beginning production

Maxim Zavet is hoping to soon begin production of medical marijuana in a converted chicken processing plant in Paris.

The Toronto lawyer and businessman, who began work on the project just over two years ago, is awaiting the results of a Health Canada inspection completed a couple of weeks ago.

"We're waiting with bated breath, hoping to hear something soon," Zavet said in a telephone interview.

Zavet is the co-founder and CEO of Kindcann, the company that is behind the medical marijuana operation that is being set up in an industrial area of Paris.

"I've been working on this since the end of 2012 and know first-hand the medical benefits of marijuana," Zavet said. "I think we're just now starting to realize the (health) benefits of a plant that has been stigmatized for a long time.

"There are people, who were at the end of the life, who could have...

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