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  • EU parliament calls to take medical cannabis seriously, patients hopeful

    Sat 2:11am By Mauro
    On Wednesday, February 13th, the European Parliament adopted a medicinal cannabis resolution following the news earlier about the World Health Organization’s recommendations to reschedule cannabis. European Parliament recognizes the value of medicinal use of…
  • Ethics in Cannabis with Dr. Jonathan Newman

    Feb 7, 2019, 1:07 am By Cannabis News Network
    t the International Cannabis Policy Conference organized by FAAAT, we got to interview Dr. Jonathan Newman. Dr. Jonathan Newman is a social anthropologist at the University of Sussex, where he researches the cannabis industry in Europe. You may have heard…
  • Leak at World Health Organization shows cannabis rescheduling recommendations

    Feb 1, 2019, 10:42 am By Mauro
    arlier today the cannabis world was woken up to the news of a leak from the World Health Organization. The World Health Organization was expected to publish its findings regarding recommendations to reschedule cannabis and it’s derivatives like CBD in…
  • Luxembourg’s Cannabis Legalization: How? When?

    Jan 31, 2019, 2:36 am By Mauro
    uring a press conference in November 2018, the new coalition government of Luxembourg surprised everyone by announcing their plans to legalize cannabis for recreational use. It wasn’t a complete surprise to those paying attention to the small country…
  • Dutch Approve Regulated Coffeeshop Supply Chain Trials

    Jan 22, 2019, 1:20 pm By Mauro
    oday the Dutch government voted in favor of starting trials with a regulated supply chain for the coffeeshops. It is an unprecedented move, as never before has the supply chain been regulated. Until these trials, all coffeeshops were dealing with the black…
  • Hawaii, hemp capital of the world?

    Jan 19, 2019, 1:56 am By Cannabis News Network
    or eight years, the Hawaii Farmers Union United Convention has been a key knowledge bank for farmers from Australia to Singapore, Kenya to Britain. Now, hemp and cannabis are working into the model. Doug Fine was there in the mountains farm country of Maui,…
  • Farm Bill 2018: what’s next for hemp in USA?

    Thu 3:38am By Mauro
    With President Trump’s signature on the Farm Bill in December 2018, Industrial Hemp has been deemed legal again anywhere in the United States after it was made illegal in 1970. The legal history of Industrial Hemp in the United States It isn’t the first…
  • Looking back, looking forward

    Dec 24, 2018, 7:09 am By qoqmedia
    The green revolution is happening and it is televised. Cannabis News Network bringing news first, broadcasting main events sifting out essential developments. Mainstream media, naturally, are always lagging behind. We showed the game changing benefits of…
  • WHO Stuck Between Politics to Reschedule Cannabis within the UN

    Mon 11:14am By Cannabis News Network
    ince 1961, the United Nations considers cannabis as a Schedule I drug with “no accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse.” The plant is scheduled as a dangerous drug, like heroin, in the Single Convention on Narcotic and Drugs. But things are…
  • Dutchman René Barendse sues himself over 5 cannabis plants [UPDATED]

    Dec 3, 2018, 10:57 am By Cannabis News Network
    On the 30th of November, René Barendse stood trial for a case against himself over 5 cannabis plants. This sounds odd for a couple of reasons. Firstly, isn’t cannabis legal in The Netherlands? And second, how and why would you sue yourself? Isn’t cannabis…

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