Jamaica poised for medical marijuana industry, if… (jamaicaobserver)

Admin   februari 5, 2015   Geen reacties

ANY reader of this newspaper will be well aware of the proposed changes to the laws dealing with the use of marijuana. These changes are being piloted by the minister of justice by way of the Dangerous Drugs (Amendment) Bill (2015), which was recently approved by Cabinet, and is currently being debated by the Senate.

If passed, this Bill will bring about a sea change to the marijuana laws in Jamaica and allow for the emergence of a medical marijuana industry — an industry currently valued at US$3 billion in the USA alone and estimated to increase to US$35 billion by 2020 if legalised at the federal level.

This article compares the existing legal framework in Jamaica for medical marijuana with the proposed reforms.

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