House passes MORE Act, voting yes to end federal cannabis prohibition but still needs to pass Senate

Yahoo Finance’s Jessica Smith reports on the MORE Act passing in the House. #MoreAct #cannabis #YahooFinance For 2020 election results please visit: Election results: https://www.yahoo.com/elections Subscribe to Yahoo Finance: https://yhoo.it/2fGu5Bb About Yahoo Finance: At Yahoo Finance, you get free stock quotes, up-to-date news, portfolio management resources, international market data, social…

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Marijuana Arrests on a Decline for the First Time in 4 Years – More Work Needs to Be Done

A new federal report revealed some good news: for the first time in 4 years, cannabis arrests in the United States started declining. It was surprising to see that from 2016 onwards, the years when more states began legalizing cannabis, the marijuana-related arrests online continued to spike. But based on…

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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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Australia Wants To Be #1 Globally For Medical Cannabis – What Needs To Happen?

Australia Wants To Be #1 Globally For Medical Cannabis – What Needs To Happen? Can you buy legal cannabis in Australia? Cannabis is only legal when prescribed to a patient who needs it in Australia. The law was changed only two years ago, in 2016, to allow even that exception.…

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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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