All Legal Weed Sold in Uruguay Will Be Provided by the Government

Getty Soon, anyone aged 18 and older who is registered with the government will be able to walk into a participating pharmacy in Uruguay and buy up to 40 grams of marijuana a month. Instead of presenting I.D. or a special card, those looking to buy marijuana will have their thumbprint scanned; this will tell the pharmacy if they are registered and how much cannabis they are allowed to buy. So far it sounds pretty good. True, a limit higher than 40 grams would be nice, as would a lack of the government having your thumbprint and a record...

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