Brazil News RIO DE JANEIRO – In the state’s largest drug bust so far in 2013, police in Espírito Santo arrested a man carrying over a ton of marijuana in a Volkswagen van. Police stopped the “Kombi” van just outside … Continue reading
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Brazil News RIO DE JANEIRO – Seven former Brazilian justice ministers announced that they now support decriminalizing drugs for personal use. The ministers, who served during the Fernando Henrique Cardoso and Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva administrations presented their arguments … Continue reading
Brazil News BRASILIA – Activists in the nation’s capital occupied the Esplanade of Ministries on Friday afternoon, agitating for legalization of marijuana in Brazil, reported online media. The protest began promptly at 4:20 pm, the time associated the world over … Continue reading
Brazil News SAO PAULO – Thousands of protesters marched through São Paulo streets on Saturday, agitating for relaxation of Brazil’s harsh marijuana laws. The ‘Marijuana March’ kicked off at 4:20 pm and lasted for about two hours, reported online media.
Brazil News RIO DE JANEIRO – Today’s debut edition of the first Brazilian magazine dedicated exclusively to marijuana had to be delayed after the printer backed out. The magazine “semSemente” was to have debuted at today’s protest in favor of … Continue reading
Brazil News RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazilian advocates of marijuana use planted replicas of cannabis leaves in the sands of Copacabana Beach on Friday, reported online media. Marijuana in Copacabana (Photo: Marlon Falcão / Fotoarena / AE / G1)