December 5, 2023
REMAINS ILLEGAL — Efforts to pass a national law regulating marijuana for medical use remain pending in Congress. Meanwhile, police and anti-narcotics operatives continue to uproot marijuana plants in the Cordillera, where samples were torched by ranking officers led by PNP Director General Benjamin Acorda, Jr. during his visit to Camp Major Bado Dangwa in La Trinidad, Benguet on Oct. 19. — Ofelia Empian