Global health group appears ready to suggest relaxing treaty language, which could hasten widespread legalization.

Cannabis advocates are circulating a document that shows the head of the World Health Organization is advocating for the reclassifying of cannabis and various by-products to lessen international legal barriers to consumption and research.

The document, which has not yet been officially released, recommends relaxing a 1961 international treaty that classified cannabis as a dangerous drug.

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Nigel Jaquiss ~ Willamette Week

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