In Mexico’s hallowed Chamber of Deputies — its equivalent to the U.S. Senate — Mario Delgado Carrillo has put forth a bill. that would keep big cannabis from controlling its industry.
- Carrillo’s MORENA party has posited that public health benefits would benefit from the promotion of legalization. A national plan, MORENA says, will stop monopolies from being formed.
- The legislation presents an outline of Mexican prohibition history in arguing that the nation’s policy harms patients who might benefit from the plant.