Cayman Islands to Legalize Cannabis Medicines

caymanThe Cabinet of Cayman Islands Premier Alden McLaughlin has given approval to legislation that would legalize the medical use and distribution of cannabis oil.

The measure – which is an amendment to Misuse of Drugs Law and Pharmacy Regulations – now heads to a debate on the floor of the House of Representatives, which will occur around October. McLaughlin says his government will push through the legal amendments which will allow for the importation and licensed distribution of cannabis-based medicines such as oils, tinctures and pills.

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