No Per Se for Cannabis Says OLCC

No Per Se for Cannabis Says OLCC

No Per Se for Cannabis DUII Says OLCC Author – Jon Russell Edited by Maxwell Davis & Noah Persin Opponents to cannabis legalization had (and still have) plenty of reasons to advocate against legalizing. Most were completely unfounded (in this writer’s opinion) and some were downright silly (banned names in stores where kids can’t go […]

Colombia Grants First MMJ License

Colombia Grants First MMJ License to Canadian Company PharmaCielo

Colombia Grants First MMJ License to Canadian Company PharmaCielo In a marked shift in governmental policy, the Colombian government has awarded it’s first medical marijuana license to Canadian company PharmaCielo Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell On Dec. 22, 2015, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed Decree 2467 legalizing the cultivation, processing, […]

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Drug Lobbying: Talking Shop with Amanda Reiman of the Drug Policy Alliance

Drug Lobbying: Talking Shop with Amanda Reiman of the Drug Policy Alliance Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell We had a chance to sit down with Amanda Reiman, Manager of Marijuana Law with the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA). She works to develop DPA’s marijuana reform work as it relates to litigation, legislative and initiative […]

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Ireland Legalizes Medical Marijuana Without a Vote

Ireland Legalizes Medical Marijuana Without a Vote After public outcry and much debate in the Dáil Éireann, the Republic of Ireland will legalize cannabis for medicinal purposes.   Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell Irish legislators have finally ended a lengthy, public debate regarding the use of medical cannabis. Before ever voting […]

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Cannabis Task Force Reports to Prime Minister Trudeau

Cannabis Task Force Reports to Prime Minister Trudeau Prime Minister Trudeau is keeping true to his campaign promises as national cannabis legalization efforts move forward in Canada. Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has arranged a task force on cannabis legislation that will deliver their findings to […]

Anchorage Assembly Unanimously Votes To Approve First Dispensary

Anchorage Assembly Unanimously Votes To Approve First Dispensary

Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell The Anchorage Assembly unanimously voted to approve the Alaskan city’s first license for a retail cannabis dispensary on Tuesday, Oct. 4th, 2016. This marks the first retail cannabis dispensary in the state, allowing residents to buy recreational cannabis products for the first time ever in Alaska […]

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Could the United Kingdom Legalize Medical Marijuana?

Author – Max Richardson-Davis Edited by Noah Persin & Jon Russell Earlier this year, a survey found that over half of all British Members of Parliament (MPs) are backing a call to legalize cannabis medicinally. The poll, conducted by Populous on behalf of pro-drug reform group Volteface, showed 58% of MPs backed legalizing cannabis medicinally. Last October, […]

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What’s Mexico’s Cannabis Problem?

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto cannot make up his mind about cannabis. On Oct. 4th, 2014, President Nieto was discussing cannabis legalization with Fareed Zakaria in a high profile CNN interview. In the conversation, Zakaria asks, “Have you noticed any effect of the partial legalization of marijuana in certain states in America? I mean, one […]