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Recreational marijuana prohibition is unconstitutional, Mexico supreme court rules

After issuing two rulings on Wednesday, Mexico has finally set a precedent deeming the country’s ban on marijuana to be unconstitutional. Mexico’s top court found that any punishment on adults related to consuming cannabis would go against their constitutional rights, according to an AP report. “That right is not absolute, and the consumption of certain […]

South African court rules that private marijuana use is legal

(courtesy MaxPixel.net) Adults in South Africa are allowed to use cannabis in the privacy of their own homes, according to a new court ruling. South Africa’s top court on Tuesday said that adults are allowed to cultivate and consume cannabis in “a private place” as long as it is for personal use, reports CBS News. […]