Cannabis in Bermuda

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Cannabis in Bermuda is legal for medical use and decriminalized for recreational use.

Medical use[edit]

In November 2016, the Supreme Court of Bermuda ruled in favor of allowing the medical use of cannabis.[1] As of July 2018, two doctors have been licensed to prescribe the drug.[2]

Decriminalization[edit]

In December 2017, Bermuda passed legislation decriminalizing personal possession of 7 grams or less of cannabis.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bell, Jonathan (November 25, 2016). “People can apply for medical cannabis”. The Royal Gazette. Retrieved 27 October 2018.
  2. ^ Bell, Jonathan (July 25, 2018). “Weeks: we need to talk about cannabis”. The Royal Gazette. Retrieved 27 October 2018.
  3. ^ Cannabis decriminalisation backed in Senate | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News
  4. ^ House: cannabis decriminalisation passes | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda Politics