according to research, 60% Brazilians approve medical use of marijuana

12/01/2016 13h29 - Updated 12/01/2016 13h29
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Six out of ten Brazilians approve all or part of medical and scientific use of THC (TetraHidroCannabinol), active principle of marijuana.

This was revealed Hello Research consultant survey of 1,2 thousand people and reported firsthand by

Paradoxically, almost the same proportion of people said to be against the decriminalization of marijuana.

According to the survey, 52% of respondents share this opinion - slightly fewer than recorded in May, When 58% They were opposed to the release drug possession for personal use.

It is expected that the discussion on the decriminalization of possession of marijuana and other drugs continue 2016 no Federal Supreme Court (STF). For a while, the favor of decriminalization score was 3 a 0.

In November, the Federal Court of the Federal District ruled that the withdrawal of THC from the list of prohibited substances in Brazil, defined by the National Sanitary Surveillance Agency (Anvisa).


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