Colombian President Endorses Medical Marijuana Bill

By: Friday August 15, 2014 2:26 pm

This is another example of how Latin American seems to be moving towards a new approach when it comes to drug policy. Over the past few years top officials across the region have talked openly about the possibility of big changes and last year Uruguay adopt a new law legalizing and heavily regulating marijuana for adults.

 

Costa Rica’s President Joins Call for Serious Debate About Drug Legalization

By: Thursday March 1, 2012 12:50 pm

Recently there has been a string of top government officials throughout Latin America calling for a serious look at drug legalization as the solution to the violence caused by huge illegal profits created thanks to prohibition.

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