Uruguay – First Country to Sell Cannabis

Uruguay back in two thousand thirteen became first nation state to formerly legalize cannabis. Four years later they plan on begin selling cannabis through pharmacies this July. However, there are major restrictions.

Only temporary and permanent citizens can purchase cannabis. Citizens must be eighteen years old and register with a national registry of marijuana users. These smokers will be limited to forty grams per month and ten grams per week.

Marijuana will be sold in five gram containers. Each gram will cost one dollar and thirty cents. Foreigners will not be allowed to purchase this cannabis.

Uruguayans are allowed to grow their own cannabis.

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