Mexico's Senate approves sweeping hashish legalization bill
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s Senate authorised a sweeping hashish legalization bill in a lopsided 82 to 18 vote on Thursday, paving the manner for the creation of the world’s biggest lawful marijuana market if the initiative passes the following hurdle within the decrease dwelling of Congress.
Lawmakers are dashing to actual approval sooner than the cease of the newest congressional session in mid-December. If given the inexperienced gentle, the law would allow the leisure, scientific, scientific and industrial makes use of of hashish, a fundamental shift within the nation the build drug cartel violence as of late has claimed over 100,000 lives.
(Reporting by David Alire Garcia and Adriana Barrera; Bettering by Daina Beth Solomon)