Peru’s Congress approves medical cannabis law

Peru’s Congress overwhelmingly approved a medical marijuana bill that also has the support of President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, putting the country in line to become the latest in Latin America to legalize some form of cannabis. The bill, approved Thursday, allows the cultivation of medical cannabis, as well as the production, commercialization, and importation of cannabis oil, according to Reuters. The proposal received 67 votes in support while five lawmakers voted no and three abstained, according to the Latin American Herald Tribune. Because of the wide margin, the bill does not need to go through ... Peru’s Congress approves medical cannabis law is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs