14th February 2018

Latest News about Legalising Cannabis in South Africa

Latest News about Legalising Cannabis in South Africa Many cannabis users are very confused about the latest news about legalising cannabis in South Africa. There were only snippets of news towards the end of 2017 and now, in the dawn of 2018, no real news, no real updates. What is the latest news surrounding the legalities of cannabis in South Africa? We all know that cannabis remains illegal in the country except for the private use and cultivation of the herb at home. You may grow and smoke it at home but it may not be grown, produced or sold on a commercial scale. According to the South African Drugs and Drug Trafficking Act No. 140 of 1993, cannabis is listed under “Undesirable Dependence-Producing Substances” and is illegal. But so many people think it is legal because they can use it at home. Meanwhile, the state is appealing the judgement […]