Thursday, October 11, 2018

Hall supports legalization of marijuana for medicinal use

Bishop Simeon Hall

By Theo Sealy

Bishop Simeon Hall, the newly-appointed co-chair of The Bahamas Marijuana Commission, told Eyewitness News Wednesday that he fully supports the idea of legalising marijuana for medicinal use.

“I do not smoke marijuana, I don’t smoke anything; those are not my vices, but I sincerely believe that we should have an intelligent national conversation, let’s hear all the sides,” said Bishop Hall, who joined The Bahamas Marijuana Commission just last week.

The body, which is comprised of a wide array of representatives, has been charged with canvassing the country for national feedback as to whether or not the government should seriously consider legalising the herb.  Read more >>