Document Type

Article

Publication Year

2017

Journal Title

Harvard International Law Journal Online

Abstract

The paper reviews the existing international legal regime on the war against drugs and argues that it has become obsolete in the face of the trend to legalize the consumption of certain drugs, such as marijuana, in developed nations. It particularly analyzes the contradictory practice of the United States to pressure producing states, such as Mexico and Colombia, to enforce the regime and at the same time allow the legalization of consumption in local U.S. states.

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39

Last Page

44

Num Pages

6

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