DEA - cannabis misinformation

DEA Starts Removing Marijuana “Misinformation”

It took a legal filing and a sustained campaign, but it seems the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has finally removed inaccurate information about cannabis...
Medicinal marijuana quality control

The Importance Of Medical Marijuana Quality Control

A recent discovery of medical marijuana containing bacterial and fungal pathogens could be a serious wake-up call for the legal cannabis industry. Or is...
Ireland - Medical Marijuana

Ireland’s Medical Cannabis Programme To Go Ahead

Ireland's Health Products Regulatory Authority’s report on medicinal cannabis has been published and the nation's Health Minister has announced a compassionate access programme will...
Dana Rohrabacher - Respect State Marijuana Laws Act

“Respect State Marijuana Laws Act” Legislation Introduced

The U.S. legal cannabis industry will no doubt be watching the progress of the Respect State Marijuana Laws Act very closely. The Act, introduced last...
PTSD - Medicinal Marijuana

Whole Plant Marijuana Trial For PTSD Patients Commences

A trial of marijuana use for managing the symptoms of chronic post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in military veterans is now fully under way in...
Medicinal cannabis products - New Zealan

Cannabis Medicine Red Tape Reduced In New Zealand

New Zealand's Associate Health Minister has announced all decision-making for the prescribing of cannabis-based products in the country will be delegated to the Ministry...
Compassionate Access Act - Marijuana

Compassionate Access Act Before U.S. Congress

Legislation recently introduced in the US House Of Representative seeks to reschedule marijuana and exclude cannabidiol (CBD) from the definition of marijuana. Also known as...
Industrial hemp - Tasmania

Industrial Hemp Field Day In Tasmania

An industrial hemp field day will be held in Forthside, Tasmania on Thursday, 9th of February - and it's expected to generate plenty of...
Health insurance - cannabis medicines

Insurer Directed To Cover Medical Marijuana

Nova Scotia's Human Rights Commission has directed that a Canadian man's medicinal cannabis costs must be covered by his insurer. The man, Gordon (Wayne) Skinner,...
Medicinal marijuana in Ireland

Majority Of Irish Doctors Support Medicinal Cannabis

A survey carried out by the Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP) indicates a majority of GP's in the country support legalising cannabis for...