Hopefully, the rest of the world will not try to prevent Uruguay from moving forward with their plan so it can become a laboratory of reform for the region.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday December 3, 2013 10:50 am|
|By: Jon Walker Thursday August 1, 2013 8:30 am|
Late Wednesday Uruguay took a big step towards legalizing marijuana. After hours of debate the House of Representatives narrowly passed a bill that would legalize and heavily regulate cannabis for adults. The bill was passed 50 yea to 46 nay.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday July 31, 2013 1:52 pm|
A historic vote may take place today in Uruguay. After roughly a year of the national debate a bill that would legalize marijuana in the country will get a vote in House of Representatives.
|By: Jon Walker Friday August 10, 2012 4:15 pm|
Earlier this year Uruguayan President José Mujica made international headlines when he announced that he wanted to legalize marijuana in his country. This week he took a big step towards making that goal a reality. A bill which would legalize marijuana was officially submitted to the national legislature.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday June 21, 2012 6:28 pm|
The South American country of Uruguay may fully legalize marijuana in the country. A new bill that should soon be sent to the legislature would legalize, highly regulate, and tax cannabis. Marijuana would be sold but only by the government, similar to how some Nordic countries and several states in the USA control liquor sales.