Marijuana Politics

Employers Criticize Canadian Governments Over Cannabis Education

Employers have criticized provincial governments across Canada over the inadequate education they have provided on responsibilities, regulations and rules concerning…

October 17, 2019

Mexican Senate Poised to Pass Cannabis Legalization Bill

Mexico’s Senate will vote on a bill that would legalize cannabis for recreational purposes within the next week, according to…

October 16, 2019

Arthritis Society Lobbies for Canadian Pharmacies to Sell Cannabis

Canada’s Arthritis Society is using the build up to the federal election to lobby parties for medicinal cannabis to be…

October 16, 2019

Vape Producer Warns Canadian Ministers Risk Being Misled

A leading e-cigarette producer has warned Canadian Health Ministers that they risk being misled over the vaping crisis that has…

October 15, 2019

Parkinson’s UK Launches Major CBD Clinical Trial

Parkinson’s UK is teaming up with King’s College London for a £1.2 million ($1.5 billion) clinical trial to gauge the…

October 14, 2019

Israel Asks Moscow to Pardon Cannabis “Smuggler”

Israeli president Reuven Rivlin has written to Russian leader Vladimir Putin to ask him to pardon an Israeli-American who was…

October 14, 2019

Mexico Edges Closer Towards Marijuana Legalization This Month

A senior Mexican politician was handed a joint in the Chamber of Deputies this week to remind her of a…

October 13, 2019

Colorado Marijuana Sales Soar Again in August

The Colorado cannabis industry enjoyed a third consecutive record-breaking month in August as sales at recreational and medical dispensaries reached…

October 12, 2019

Quebec Launches New Bid to Prohibit Home Growing

The Quebec government has launched a legal challenge after a court ruled that it could not prohibit residents from growing…

October 11, 2019