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In Lebanon, consensus grows for cannabis legalization

In Lebanon, a small country with an enormous public debt and near-stagnant growth, consensus is building for the legalization of cannabis cultivation. Politicians from key parties have coalesced around the palatable promise of exporting the crop for medicinal purposes and bringing in much-needed foreign currency. On Friday, Speaker of Parliament Nabih Berri nudged along his […]