European Medical Marijuana News

European Cannabis News Germany Postpones Launch Of MMJ Another delay faces Germany’s medical marijuana patients, as opposing lawmakers have criticized the government for “deliberate obstruction” of local cannabis laws, reports Funke Mediengruppe. Although medical cannabis has been legal since March 2017, the Federal Ministry of Health has continued delays in…

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Sen. Cory Gardner fails to get marijuana reform into criminal justice bill

The federal government won’t be easing its laws on marijuana as part of a criminal justice reform bill that’s expected to pass this week. U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, had hoped to attach an amendment to the proposed First Step Act to remove the threat of federal prosecution in states…

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Can Miss Universe 2018 Influence The Legalization Of Medical Marijuana In The Philippines?

Can Miss Universe 2018 Influence The Legalization Of Medical Marijuana In The Philippines? December 17, 2018, was a huge day for Filipinos. Filipino-Australian Catriona Gray was crowned Miss Universe 2018; making her the fourth Filipina to take home the prestigious crown. This might sound like superficial news, but to a…

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Sen. Cory Gardner tries to attach marijuana measure to criminal justice bill

Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, made a move Monday toward changing federal marijuana law, including letting banks accept money from legal businesses. The Yuma Republican introduced an amendment to the First Step Act, a criminal justice reform bill that’s expected to pass the Senate this week with bipartisan support. Gardner’s amendment…

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Cory Gardner will try to pass marijuana banking, other reforms in the Senate next week

Marijuana businesses in Colorado and across the country are anxiously awaiting a move by Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, next week that could completely transform the way they do business. Gardner plans to introduce an amendment Monday that, if passed, would let cannabis businesses open bank accounts in states where they’re…

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Marijuana education or illegal drug-selling? Instagram’s not sure

By the time they opened this spring, the founders of the Peake ReLeaf medical cannabis shop in Rockville, Md., had already created a social media following. They knew that promoting cannabis on Instagram — often the platform of choice in the marijuana industry — can help build a customer base.…

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