Mexican president signs medical marijuana legalization decree

Mexican President Pena Nieto made it official this week: His nation is the latest to legalize cannabis for medical purposes. Many of the details of the country’s MMJ program are still unclear, and it seems that only low-THC marijuana will be permitted, which could mean the black market and Mexican cartels would still profit from providing stronger cannabis. But still, it’s a significant development in that the United States is now literally sandwiched between two countries whose federal governments have formally recognized that marijuana has medical value. The new Mexican law was approved overwhelmingly ... Mexican president signs medical marijuana legalization decree is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs