FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2015, file photo, a supporter of the legalization of marijuana smokes outside the Supreme Court in Mexico City. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has come out strongly against legalizing marijuana, on the same day his government announced a national, public debate on the issue. Pena Nieto said Wednesday, Dec. 2, that one of his kids had asked “Dad, does that mean I can light up a joint in front of you soon?” The president said, “No, don’t be confused.” (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File)

Mexico to open debate on use of marijuana

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto came out strongly against legalizing marijuana on Wednesday, the same day his govern…