Mexico's Senate approves sweeping hashish legalization invoice
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s Senate popular a sweeping hashish legalization invoice in a lopsided 82 to 18 vote on Thursday, paving the manner for the introduction of the sector’s glorious honest marijuana market if the initiative passes the next hurdle in the decrease house of Congress.
Lawmakers are speeding to bag approval forward of the tip of the most modern congressional session in mid-December. If given the green gentle, the legislation would allow the recreational, scientific, medical and industrial uses of hashish, a vital shift in the country the keep apart drug cartel violence in most modern years has claimed over 100,000 lives.
(Reporting by David Alire Garcia and Adriana Barrera; Editing by Daina Beth Solomon)