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U.S. English Teacher Sentenced to 14 Years in Russia for Pot ‘Smuggling’

Former U.S. Embassy diplomat Marc Fogel was recently sentenced to 14 years in prison for cannabis trafficking. Aside from his…

Jamaica Rises with the Help of Kaya Herb House’s Bali Vaswani

Though cannabis has been common in Jamaica for a long time, Kaya Herb House was the first regulated medical cannabis…

Snake-Venom

Snake Venom and Cannabis: Kenya’s Economic Salvation?

George Wajackoyah, one of four Kenyan presidential candidates in the pending national elections, is proposing to legalize cannabis and raise…

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Superior Court in Brazil Affirms Right to Cannabis Home Grow

On Tuesday, Brazil became the newest country to decide that sick people can cultivate cannabis and extract its components into…

Legalaew: Thailand’s Woodstock

Thailand’s politicians erroneously believed that they could establish cannabis regulations before removing the plant from its list of narcotics. The…

Cannabis Crop Spraying

New Zealand Leaders Demand Cops Stop Spraying Chemicals on Cannabis

New Zealand’s recently revived cannabis eradication has gotten out of control, residents say. A couple growing three weed plants last…

Cannabis Germany

German Government to Hold Hearings on Recreational Cannabis Reform

There is certainly something to be said about German cannabis reform that the rest of the world—and in particular, the…

Malaysia Cannabis

Malaysia Ends Mandatory Death Penalty for Nonviolent Drug Crimes

Malaysia’s cabinet agreed on Friday to end mandatory death penalty sentences for 12 different kind of “crimes” including those involving…

UK Cannabis Food Regulations

Could the U.K. Eliminate Novel Food Regulations for Cannabis?

In what would be a major boon to the regulated cannabis industry in the U.K., a Parliamentary group has now…

Thailand Cannabis

Thailand Removes Weed From List of Banned Substances

Thailand removed cannabis from the nation’s list of banned drugs on Thursday, making the country the first Asian nation to…

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Indian Cafe in Pune Serves Hemp-Infused Food

India is moving into the hemp space—as a new eatery serving infused food in Pune demonstrates. The establishment serves sandwiches,…