In Perechyn, a marijuana was seized
During the raid "Poppy-2013» Perechyn district police officers decided to check the house of a 32-year-old unemployed resident of village of Simer in Perechyn district.
This man had already been brought to justice, has a criminal record. During the inspection of the summer kitchen, the police found and seized a plastic bag of marijuana weighing as much as 194 grams.
The drugs were seized, the investigation is establishing their origin. The criminal proceeding over this fact has been initiated.
Source - the Office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in Transcarpathian region
Marijuana is now legal in the US states of Colorado and Oregon. Now millions are being collected in taxes. Seems like Carpathian Ukraine could benefit from something similar, instead of incarcerating people, which costs the state lots of money!
(My g-grandmother and possibly her father were born in Perechyn).