Both chambers of the Canadian parliament have voted to approve the bill, paving the way for recreational use of marijuana and its cultivation, including home growth. To become law, it needs a largely formal royal approval. The Canadian non-elected Senate passed the bill, commonly known as the Cannabis Act, on Tuesday, with 52 votes in […]
MPs have blasted UK cannabis laws as “inconceivable” amid claims that a 12-year-old boy with epilepsy is facing a “crisis” after running out of his medical supply following his GP’s refusal to renew his prescription. A string of MPs and doctors are calling for urgent reform after Billy Caldwell suffered his first seizure in 300 […]
The UK “can’t afford” to ignore the lucrative benefits of legalizing cannabis, an international development organization has warned, claiming the class-B drug could earn the economy up to £3.5 billion ($ 4.7 billion) a year. While Westminster is at loggerheads over the much-debated issue of legalizing the drug for medical purposes, a new report published […]
To truck marijuana around the Golden State, you might have to register your vehicle with a federal government that’s not too keen on your new small business. https://media.wired.com/photos/5af5febc00123b1da4c2b8c6/master/pass/Truck-California-GettyImages-948764488.jpg
Alberta medical professionals are warning that the upcoming legalization of cannabis may exacerbate the province’s problem of premature infants.
Community advocates say legal marijuana has been thrust upon them and they didn’t have a say.
Members of the Senate’s Aboriginal peoples committee are recommending the Liberal government hold back on legalizing cannabis for at least a year in order to address its potential for harmful effects in Indigenous communities.
The cannabis bill the McNeil government is currently moving through the House isn’t as restrictive as the province’s own public health experts recommended, CBC News has confirmed.
It’s sticky, it’s icky, it’s cannabis-derived oleoresin! https://media.wired.com/photos/5ab18b47d9ba365326af4ba0/master/pass/moxie.jpg
Joy Smith was told she would have six weeks to live when she was diagnosed with an inoperable and incurable cancer in August 2016. The survivor recounted how she discovered the stomach and bowel cancer and afterwards went to the pub to process the news with her friends. Joy, 52, went on to explain to […]