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    South Africa: The Fight To Legalise Medical Cannabis

    Is Cannabis in South Africa now legal for medicinal use? No it is not. Cannabis in South Africa is still a Schedule 7 substance and therefore illegal. There is no current application form to obtain a licence to cultivate and you cannot get it via a prescription from your doctor. The...
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    South Africa To Become First African Country To Legalise Cannabis

    In what the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) considers a major achievement after championing the legalisation of cannabis through its late MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini who died of lung cancer in 2014, the same year he introduced a bill in Parliament seeking for the legalisation of cannabis for medicinal...
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    SA: Another Country Looking To Legalise Medical Cannabis

    The legal use of medical cannabis made headway this week as South Africa's department of health plans to have cannabis recognised as a prescription drug, rather than an illegal substance. The Medical Control Council (MCC) has announced that their investigation into the use of medical...