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Colombia to Legalize Cultivation and Sale of Medical Cannabis Through Executive Order

Colombia will soon legalize the cultivation and distribution of medical cannabis through an executive decree made by President Juan Manuel Santos, according to the Associated Press. The new law will establish a regulatory system for everything from licenses for growers and retailers to establishing rules for export of products made from cannabis. According to Senator …

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Colombia Supreme Court Rules Cultivation of up to 20 Cannabis Plants not a Crime

In a landmark ruling Colombia’s Supreme Court has decriminalized the cultivation of up to 20 cannabis plants, making it no longer a criminal or civil offense. In Colombia, the possession of up to 20 grams of cannabis was decriminalized in 2012, though the cultivation of cannabis wasn’t. In their ruling the Court threw out a …

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