Jamaica Proposes Marijuana Dispensers for Tourists at Airports Following Legalization

The kiosks and desks would give people a license to purchase up to 2 ounces of the drug to use during their stay.

Jamaica is planning to install marijuana-dispensing kiosks for tourists in order to regulate a growing drug market and to bring in more government revenue.

The new Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) is drawing up plans for the kiosks just two months after small amounts of the drug were finally legalized in a country where marijuana has long been part of the culture.

“We’ve had our first meeting, and my thinking is that we’d need a few weeks to turn out an appropriate policy document,” said Winston De La Haye, chairman of the medical committee of the CLA, as reported by the Jamaica Gleaner.

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