Jamaica to legalise medical marijuana

Also allow possession of 27 grammes of 'ganja'

(ANSA) - Rome, June 13 - Jamaica is set to legalise marijuana for a number of purposes.
    Justice Minister Mark Golding said the drug, known to Jamaicans as 'ganja', would be decriminalised for religious, medicinal and scientific purposes.
    Golding added the cabinet was supporting a proposal to allow possession of up to 57 grammes (two ounces) of ganja.
    Parliament is expected to OK the revision by September.
   

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