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Belize Decriminalizes Marijuana Possession

The country of Belize has officially decriminalized the possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use. Belize Governor General Colville Young signed into law today a bill decriminalizing the possession of up to 10 grams of marijuana. The bill “provides for the imposition of monetary and non-recordable penalties for the possession of cannabis in …

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Belize House Votes to Decriminalize Marijuana

The Belize House of Representatives has approved a measure to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana. The approved legislation would remove criminal penalties for possession of up to 10 grams of marijuana throughout all of Belize (the exception is if possession occurs on the premises of a school or other educational institution). “I think this act will …

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