Mexico marijuana: Lower house passes recreational cannabis bill
It will now go to the Senate for a final vote, which President Andrés Manuel López Obrador's party is confident will pass.
This would make Mexico one of the world's largest regulated markets for cannabis.
Mexico has struggled with a bloody war against powerful drug cartels, with violence killing thousands yearly.
Lawmakers voted in favour of the bill by 316 votes to 129. It had already been approved in the Senate in November but another vote is needed following some alterations by the lower house.
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