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Uruguayan Secretary General of the National Drugs Committee, Julio... News PhotoAgriculture,Built Structure,Discussion,Giving,Government,Horizontal,Law,Legalization,Marijuana - Herbal Cannabis,Montevideo,Parliament Building,Secretary-General,Thumb,UruguayPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPUruguayan Secretary General of the National Drugs Committee, Julio Calzada, gives the thumb up at the Parliament building in Montevideo on December 10, 2013, during the discussion of a law on the legalization of marijuana's cultivation and consumption. Uruguays parliament is to vote Tuesday a project that would make the country the first to legalize marijuana, an experiment that seeks to confront drug trafficking. The initiative launched by 78-year-old Uruguayan President Jose Mujica, a former revolutionary leader, would enable the production, distribution and sale of cannabis, self-cultivation and consumer clubs, all under state control. AFP PHOTO/ Miguel Rojo (Photo credit should read MIGUEL ROJO/AFP/Getty Images)