Shops should be allowed to sell cannabis, the Liberal Democrats have said as they became the first party in the UK to officially support the legalisation of the drug.
Party members voted overwhelmingly in favour of the policy at its spring conference in York yesterday.
The Lib Dems claim that legalising the sale of cannabis would boost the economy by around £1billion through taxing the sale of the drug, with the global industry estimated to be worth a staggering £200billion.
And the party said the move would also cut drug-related crime, which would also help cut costs to the taxpayer.
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