Florida Medical Cannabis Bill: Legislature vote to Pass

By | June 13th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Featured News, Florida, Legalisation, News|Tags: , , , |

The Florida Medical Cannabis Bill passed through the state's Legislature last week Patients will be able to be prescribed a 70-day supply Only certain illnesses and diseases will qualify for recommendation Smoking cannabis will still be illegal under the bill Nearly a million dollars will be dedicated to researching the medicinal potential of [...]

Has New Zealand just Legalised Medicinal Cannabis?

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Doctors, Featured News, Legalisation, News|Tags: , , , |

New Zealand’s Government has removed restriction on CBD products Doctors will be able to prescribe up to three months' supply of CBD without needing approval from the Ministry of Health Some barriers will remain, particularly regarding importing and exporting New Zealand has taken its first step towards legalising cannabis for medicinal use. The [...]

Where do UK Political Parties Stand on Cannabis Reform?

By | May 27th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Featured News, Legalisation, News|Tags: , |

Where do our political parties stand on cannabis? Only 2 parties openly support legalisation of cannabis Left-leaning parties favour legalisation, while right-wing parties oppose any form of law change With less than two weeks to go before we head to the polls, we have laid out where each party stand on the issue [...]

Hero father Growing Cannabis to Keep his Son Safe from Criminals

By | May 26th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Children, Community, Legalisation, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , |

A Nottingham father is facing prosecution for trying to keep his son out of the illegal black market cannabis trade. Michael Reed told police that he was growing cannabis to keep his son away from dealers Police estimate the value of his crop being between £12,320 - £36,790 Reed could face up to [...]

Conservatives will Refuse to Legalise Cannabis, Despite Medical Evidence

By | May 16th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Interviews, Legalisation, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

Theresa May just confirmed that the Conservatives will refuse to legalise cannabis, despite medical evidence Theresa May announced she will not support cannabis law reform during a Facebook Live event The leader of the Conservative Party claimed she opposes legalisation due to the “gateway theory” and the pseudo-link to mental illness Theresa [...]

Cannabis Legalisation Ireland – Catching up with Vera Twomey

By | May 4th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Children, Community, Dravet Syndrome, Epilepsy, Featured News, Interviews, Ireland, Legalisation, News, Seizures|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Vera Twomey, Irish mother of epileptic daughter, marched 260km earlier this year to demand Irish Government allows her daughter access to THC Ava Berry, 7, suffers from Dravet’s Syndrome, a severe form of epilepsy, which had been giving the young girl thousands of seizures a year Since being given CBD, the girl’s condition [...]

Scottish Cannabis Legalisation: Government Discuss with Activists

By | April 26th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Featured News, House of Lords, Legalisation, News, Scotland|Tags: , , , |

Scottish MPs to meet with medicinal cannabis activists to discuss legalisation Thousands of medicinal cannabis patients and activists are holding a protest outside Scottish Parliament tomorrow MPs from across the political spectrum will meet with protestors to discuss legalising cannabis for medicinal purposes Speakers will include SNP’s Marie Todd, the Scottish Shadow Health [...]

Australian Grandfather Donates $40million to Cannabis Research

By | April 17th, 2017|Categories: Australia, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, Dravet Syndrome, Epilepsy, Legalisation, MMJ Stories, News|Tags: , , , , , |

Hero Australian Grandfather takes CBD oil on national TV after donating millions to cannabis research to save granddaughter. Barry and Joy Lambert donated nearly $40 million to cannabis research program at Sydney University Their granddaughter, Katelyn, suffers from a rare and serious form of epilepsy, Dravet’s Syndrome The donations have help set up [...]

Argentina Legalise Medical Marijuana

By | April 7th, 2017|Categories: Argentina, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, Community, Featured News, Legalisation, News|Tags: , , , , |

Argentina Legalises Medical Marijuana, and it’s FREE for patients The Argentinean Senate passed a bill legalising medical cannabis following Congress’s approval of the move late last year Certain patients will have free access to the medication Government agencies will be allowed to grow marijuana for research purposes “The oil means [...]

Irish Mother’s Battle for her Daughter’s Right to Life Saving Cannabis Medicine

By | March 13th, 2017|Categories: ALS, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Community, Dravet Syndrome, Epilepsy, Featured News, Interviews, Ireland, Legalisation, MMJ Stories, News, Seizures, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , , |

“Heartbroken” Irish mother walked length of Ireland to try and get life-saving medical marijuana for sick daughter. Courageous Vera Twomey walked 260km from Cork down to Dublin in desperate attempt to get access to cannabis-based medication for her daughter Ava Barry, Vera’s daughter, suffers from Dravey Syndrome, a rare intractable form of [...]