Europe Cannabis News Reports – UK Goes Live and Germany Needs More Weed

Europe Cannabis News First Specialty MMJ Clinic Opens In The UK Last March 9, 2019 saw the opening of the very first specialty medical marijuana clinic located in Manchester, in the United Kingdom. The clinic, called the Beeches Consulting Centre, is overseen by pain specialist Dr. David McDowell while Professor…

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Germany Needs Weed Growers, the Swiss Want Legalization – European Cannabis News

Europe Cannabis News – The Swiss Want Legalization, Germany Needs Growers, the UK Balks at Chronic Pain Chronic Pain Denied As Qualifying Condition In UK Medical use of cannabis has been legal in the United Kingdom since October of last year. The drug was reclassified to Schedule II following public…

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Marijuana industry needs protection from federal enforcement policies

Last week, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock – a former opponent of legalizing marijuana in Colorado – rallied colleagues from other cities to form a coalition supporting a bill introduced by Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, who also opposed marijuana legalization. The bill would ensure states like Colorado have the right…

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How Cannabis Prohibitionist Spin Data To Suit Their Needs

How Cannabis Prohibitionists Change Rhetoric to Suit their Political Agendas A recent federal report showed that youth cannabis consumption in the state of Colorado has dropped nearly 20% from 2014-2015 and 2015-2016. This should make every cannabis prohibitionist ecstatic because after all, the core of their arguments is to “protect…

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Top marijuana regulator says California’s enforcement needs to be flexible at first

Published: Dec 26, 2017, 10:29 am • Updated: Dec 26, 2017, 10:32 am By Michael R. Blood, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES — California’s legal cannabis market opens for business on Jan. 1. The day will be a milestone, but what exactly will happen then and, especially, in the weeks…

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Maryland medical marijuana commission needs a new director

Published: Nov 10, 2017, 7:40 am • Updated: Nov 10, 2017, 7:40 am By The Associated Press BALTIMORE — The executive director of Maryland’s medical marijuana commission is resigning. The panel announced Thursday that Patrick Jameson will resign, effective Nov. 30. Jameson says it’s been an honor to help sick…

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