Sunday, January 20, 2019

Marijuana Move Could Take Years

By AVA TURNQUEST
Tribune Chief Reporter
aturnquest@tribunemedia.net

THE Bahamas National Commission on Marijuana (BNCM) is expected to deliver its first draft to the government by April but any implementation concerning the “business of marijuana” could take years, rotarians were told yesterday.

Dr Bridgette Rolle, deputy permanent secretary in the Ministry of Health, moved to temper expectations during a presentation by the commission at the luncheon meeting of the Rotary Club of South East Nassau at East Villa.

Dr Rolle said: “I also want to make note that this would only be a first step in the process of this whole - as you put it - the business of marijuana.  Read more >>