September 21, 2018

Can I Grow, Own and Use Cannabis Oil at Home in South Africa?

Yes, you can now own, grow and use cannabis and cannabis oil at home in South Africa! South Africa is buzzing with the good news that it is now legal to use, grow and own cannabis (or dagga or marijuana or pot or grass) at home. Chief Justice Raymond Zondo said on Tuesday 18 September that the use, cultivation and possession of cannabis is allowed when used privately at home. The Constitutional Court ruled that using cannabis in private at home is now decriminalized. Legalising Cannabis Oil is Spreading Around the World The new law allows anyone to use, grow […]
June 26, 2018

When will South Africa Legalize Cannabis?

Many people are wondering when South Africa will legalize cannabis. The decision still lies with Parliament and the Constitution as the laws around the Drugs and Drug Trafficking Act and the Medicines Control Act need to be reviewed. The Western Cape High Court ruled in 2017 that adults in private homes may use marijuana. It declared that certain sections of the before-mentioned Acts are unenforceable and unreliable in terms of the Constitution. If these sections within the two Acts are declared “invalid”, then adults may own, buy or grow cannabis in their own homes. Irony about Legalizing Cannabis in South […]