Legality of Cannabis by U.S. Jurisdiction

Cannabis in São Tomé and Principe is illegal, but is trafficked illicitly.[1] In the 1890s, Portuguese Angolans sold "notable quantities" to Angolan laborers in São Tomé, despite cannabis growing prolifically in the vicinity of the laborers' quarters.[2]


  1. ^ United Nations. Commission on Narcotic Drugs (1959). Summary of Annual Reports of Governments Relating to Opium and Other Narcotic Drugs.
  2. ^ Chris Duvall (15 November 2014). Cannabis. Reaktion Books. pp. 98–. ISBN 978-1-78023-386-4.