Tag: drug legalization

How to get a ‘drug decriminalization’ bill to President Obama

The federal government is on the verge of passing a bill that would legalize marijuana, a major policy shift that could pave the way for states to become the first in the country to move toward the legalization of the drug.The bill is expected to pass the Senate on...

Drug legalization: Cubans make legal cigar business illegal

Cuban cigars are legal in the United States, but illegal in Cuba, where the government has banned production and sale of them.The U.S. Embassy in Havana said Tuesday that it was a decision taken after a recent review.It noted that Cubans could still buy cigars, but only through authorized...