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Colombia President Signs Order Legalizing Medical Cannabis

Colombia President Juan Manual Santos signed an executive decree today legalizing the cultivation and distribution of medical cannabis. The move comes a little over a month after Santos said he would sign the decree, and just two weeks after the nation’s Senate gave approval to medical cannabis legalization legislation. The new law, which will establish …

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Colombia Senate Approves Bill to Legalize Medical Cannabis

Just a month after Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos announced that he would soon sign an executive decree to legalize the possession and cultivation of medical cannabis, the nation’s Senate has beat him to the punch, voting 46 to 6 to pass legislation that would legalize medical cannabis, including establishing a system of licensed cultivation …

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Colombia Senate Committee Approves Legislation to Legalize Medical Cannabis

Legislation to allow for the medical use of cannabis has been approved with a 13 to 2 vote by a Colombia Senate committee. The proposal, which is supported by President Juan Manuel Santos, now heads toward a full Senate vote. If approved into law, the proposal – put forth by Senator Juan Manuel Galán – …

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