Faris Al-Rawi

(Flashback)Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi responds to a question during yesterday’s sitting of the Upper House of Parliament at the International Waterfront Centre, Port of Spain.

THE date has been set for the first public consultation on the decriminalisation of marijuana in this country.

On January 23, Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi will host the first in what is set to be a series of consultations from January to March.

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A release from the AG’s office yesterday said the conversations will engage citizens across T&T, including professionals, medical practitioners, secondary and tertiary level students.

A venue has not yet been confirmed for the first meeting but it has been scheduled for January 23 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in Port of Spain.

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