SA legalised dagga while he was ‘on the run’ - now what?


A fugitive wanted in the UK for growing dagga has smoked out a fatal flaw in SA’s drug laws.

In doing so, Cape Town businessman Jason Smit has curtailed justice minister Ronald Lamola’s powers to decide which drugs are illegal...

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