Mexico Legalises Medical Marijuana

By | June 26th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Legalisation, Mexico, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

The bill signals the end of criminalising acts related to medicinal use of cannabis and allows scientific research on the plant THC is to remain highly regulated, with medical cannabis only being permitted to contain less than 1% THC Mexico has just joined the ranks of countries allowing its citizens the human right [...]

Did cannabis oil extend this terminally ill Fathers’ life?

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Cancer, Cannabis, Cannabis Oil, Cannabis Prohibiton, Chemotherapy, Community|Tags: , |

A father from Brighton with terminal cancer told The Argus how he believes cannabis oil may be the reason he’s still alive today Marcus Gray appeared on BBC Newsnight last year to tell his story to the nation Marcus Gray was told in February 2016 that he would not live to see his [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Cardiff Cannabis March: Global Cannabis Day

By | May 7th, 2017|Categories: Cannabis, Cannabis Prohibiton, Community, Compassion Clubs, News, Uncategorised|Tags: , , , , |

Hundreds marched for cannabis legalisation in Cardiff on Global Cannabis Day Hundreds of cannabis activists and medicinal patients marched through the streets of Cardiff yesterday 6 May marks Global Cannabis Day, providing protestors the perfect opportunity to make their voice heard en masse Speakers will include the head of the UK Cannabis Social [...]

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 [...]