British Politician Calls for Legalisation of Cannabis

By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Community, Featured News, Legalisation, News|Tags: , , , , , |

British politicians call for public to “break the law” and smoke cannabis British MPs, Jeff Smith and Paul Flynn, called on British Parliament to legalise cannabis Cannabis is still Schedule 1 drug in the U.K., meaning the British Government views it as having no medicinal value Two British politician pleaded with the House [...]

“Billy’s Bud”: New CBD Rich Cannabis Oil to be Available on the NHS

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Doctors, Featured, Featured News, News, Seizures, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

“Billy’s Bud”: New CBD oil named after Billy Caldwell, the first patient to be prescribed cannabis oil on NHS have released a CBD oil named after Billy Caldwell The 11-year Irish boy’s parents have claimed cannabis saved the boy’s life The CBD oil will be legal to buy in the UK US Pharmaceutical [...]

Greece Legalises Marijuana for Medical Purposes

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis Prohibiton, Community, Featured News, Legalisation, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , |

Greece becomes sixth EU country to legalise cannabis for medical purposes Doctors will soon be able to prescribe cannabis for several medical uses It’s yet to be seen if Greece will allow legalisation to extend to recreational use Proposal is expected to boost Greece’s faltering economy Cannabis has just been recognised as having [...]

Could Cannabis Offer New Hope to Autistic Children?

By | July 7th, 2017|Categories: Autism, Brain, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, CBD, Children, Community, Endocannabinoids, Featured News, Israel, Legalisation, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , |

Why keeping medicinal cannabis illegal could be hindering life changing autism research Anecdotal evidence of success stories with cannabis treatment for autism is coming from parents across the world Israel has just launched a revolutionary new study testing effects of medicinal cannabis on 120 autistic participants CBD, the non-psychoactive seems to be the [...]

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 [...]

Grease Star Olivia Newton-John to use Cannabis in Cancer Treatment

By | June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Cancer, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, CBD, Daily Mail, Featured News, News, Uncategorised|

The actress has been diagnosed with cancer for a second time Chloe Lattanzi, Olivia 's daughter, revealed the star will be trying CBD oil on her Instagram page Chloe recently bought a cannabis farm with her fiancé to make medicine, especially for those with cancer The 39-year-old daughter recently set up her own [...]

France will Decriminalize Cannabis by September

By | May 31st, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Community, Featured News, News, Prison|Tags: , , |

Is France about to decriminalize cannabis? France has announced it will decriminalize possession of cannabis The new measure is to be rolled out by September this year There will be stricter measures for those selling the drug 550,000 people in France between the ages of 15-64 use cannabis every day The French government’s [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]