International Perspectives on the Implications of Cannabis Legalization: A Systematic Review & Thematic Analysis

@article{Bahji2019InternationalPO,
  title={International Perspectives on the Implications of Cannabis Legalization: A Systematic Review \& Thematic Analysis},
  author={Anees Bahji and Callum Stephenson},
  journal={International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health},
  year={2019},
  volume={16}
}
  • A. Bahji, Callum Stephenson
  • Published 2019
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
The legality, recreational and medical use of cannabis varies widely by country and region but remains largely prohibited internationally. In October 2018, Canada legalized the recreational use of cannabis—a move many viewed as controversial. Proponents of legalization have emphasized the potential to eradicate the marijuana black market, improve quality and safety control, increase tax revenues, improve the availability of medical cannabis, and lower gang-related drug violence. Conversely… Expand
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