In June a four person medical board panel in Ohio will recommend some additions to the list of legal medical cannabis. Anxiety and autism spectrum disorder are the newcomers.
Nya Zealand could become the first state ever to legalize cannabis as a result of a referendum. That is the content of the agreement between the three political parties who are currently in government position.
In the wake of cannabis legalization pharmacists in the province of Ontario now have to undergo a mandatory cannabis course in order to keep practising.
One of the arguments of the legalization movement is (and has been) that it would kill the black cannabis market off This has not happened at all, mainly due to slow regulation and high legal prices.
There is one issue that almost every one of the Democratic candidates for the presidency of 2020 agrees on; removing cannabis from the federal list of controlled substances!
The Dallas County district attorney John Creuzot announced Thursday that first-time marijuana misdemeanors no longer will be prosecuted. Also there will be eradication of old cases of misdemeanors that took place before he got into office.
The Hanfparade is a German event in order to legalize cannabis. It’s a march which goes right through the center of Berlin every August since 1997. The legalization of cannabis as a resource, medicine and recreational drug is what this event is pushing for. 2019 will be the 23:rd year of the Hanfparade.
It has now been half a year since Canada legalized cannabis. What has happened..? Well- to begin with taxes have been boosting. Jobs and profits have been made and the black market has been diminished.
Guam, with a population of approximately 165 000 people, becomes the 2:nd US territory to legalize recreational cannabis. (The first one was Northern Mariana Island) The first female governor of the territory, “Lou” Leon Guerrero (D), on Thursday gave green light to the new law. This will make recreational cannabis and home growing legal in Guam.
On April 1 Israel decriminalized adult use of cannabis. Now it’s no longer against the law to grow at home. If people without valid medical documentation are carrying cannabis and get caught, they will have to pay fines.