Legality of Cannabis by U.S. Jurisdiction

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Cannabis in the United Arab Emirates The new legislation outlined in UAE Official Gazette coming into effect on January 2 2022. In which Carrying food, drinks or any other products which contains marijuana, hashish or THC, found destroyed.[1]


The UAE is not a significant cannabis producer or consumer, but is a major transshipment point for cannabis from Pakistan and Afghanistan, due to its free ports and heterogeneous population.[2]


  1. ^ Dom, Jack (28 November 2021). "UAE's new drug laws cut sentences and end mandatory deportation for expats". The National. Retrieved 18 December 2021.
  2. ^ Sebastian Maisel (2009). Saudi Arabia and the Gulf Arab States Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Arab States. Greenwood Press. pp. 124–. ISBN 978-0-313-34442-8.