Tag: Uruguay

Should Canada follow Uruguay’s path?

Should Canada do a Uruguay on pot? JEFFREY SIMPSON Montevideo — The Globe and Mail / Published Wednesday, Dec. 03 2014, 3:00 AM EST Uruguay is a small country trying a big experiment.The country of 3.3 million people, tucked between Brazil and Argentina, has legalized marijuana, a variation […]

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Smoking Weed with the President of Uruguay

Full length VICE documentary (28 mins) At the end of 2013, Uruguay became the first country in the world to fully legalize marijuana. VICE correspondent Krishna Andavolu headed over to Uruguay to check out how the country is adjusting to a legally regulated marijuana market. […]

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Marc Emery’s Happy New Year

Marc Emery’s “Happy New Year” Prison Blog: Looking Forward to Freedom By Marc Emery – Wednesday, January 1 2014 It’s a big year ahead in Colorado, Washington state, Uruguay, and for me here in Mississippi. As of today, Wednesday January 1st, retail stores and licensed […]

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Uruguay president chides UN over marijuana law

‘Stop lying’: Uruguay president chides UN official over marijuana law Published time: December 14, 2013 23:33 // Edited time: December 15, 2013 12:38 Uruguayan President Jose Mujica (AFP Photo / Miguel Rojo) Uruguay’s president has accused the head of the UN’s International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) […]

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Uruguay Legalizes Cannabis

In a historic moment the nation of Uruguay became the first country on Earth to legalize and regulate the sale and distribution of marijuana for adult citizens. The movement ‘Legalizar Uruguay 2013’ was supported by the President Jose Mujica and the Broad Front majority, with funding from billionaire […]

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