A cannabis cafe has opened in this Irish city

A cannabis cafe has opened in this Irish city

Ireland now has its very own cannabis café, Blooms Café in Waterford city. The café which is located at 50 John Street, sells cannabis which has a tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)content below the legal limit of 0.2%. While their products contain little THC, they do contain high levels of cannabidiol which can cause feelings of relaxation. The […]

Cannabis is addictive, says expert – CityNews Toronto

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Richmond Addictions Services Society prepares for cannabis legalization

Richmond Addictions Services Society prepares for cannabis legalization

The executive director of Richmond Addiction Services Society is urging local and federal governments to continue investing in harm reduction and clinical supports for substance abuse ahead of cannabis legalization. “Whenever you increase the availability of a substance, you usually increase the usage,” Rick Dubras told the Richmond News. “Therefore there might be more of […]

Ex-Playboy Bunny risks JAIL for using illegal cannabis oil to treat brain tumour

Ex-Playboy Bunny risks JAIL for using illegal cannabis oil to treat brain tumour

Former Miss UK Kerri Parker could face up to five years behind bars or an unlimited fine for using higher levels of THC – the ingredient which gets users high.  The beauty queen chose the drug rather than enduring 12 rounds of chemo scheduled to start tomorrow, according to the Sunday People.  It comes four […]

What marijuana looks like under the microscope

What marijuana looks like under the microscope

Rochester Institute of Technology professor and science photographer Ted Kinsman captures an unseen side of Cannabis in his new book, “Cannabis: Marijuana Under The Microscope”. These microscopic images capture a close up view of Marijuana. We spoke with Ted to find out more about his scanning electron microscope photos. Following is a transcript of the […]

Canadian Cannabis Producers Extend Rally with 22.6% Gain in September

Canadian Cannabis Producers Extend Rally with 22.6% Gain in September

Continuing the rebound from 2018 lows in mid-August, the Canadian Cannabis LP Index soared 22.6% in September to 1252.98: The market had reversed course in August after the announcement of the pending C$5 billion investment by Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) into Canopy Growth (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC), and with legalization in Canada moving closer to the October 17th launch and […]

South Africans highly divided over relaxed cannabis laws

South Africa’s Rastafarian community says a court ruling on cannabis is a victory for their cultural rights. The nation’s top court says adults are allowed to grow and smoke it in private. But experts say the new rules may be difficult to police. Al Jazeera’s Fahmida Miller reports from Cape Town. Full story is available […]

Canadian Cannabis Producers Build Inventory Ahead of Legalization

Canadian Cannabis Producers Build Inventory Ahead of Legalization

Health Canada released monthly data on Friday afternoon on its medical cannabis program, Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR), which was implemented as MMPR in April 2014. The number of patients as of June 30, 2018 increased to 330, 758 from 296,702 at the end of March and 201,398 as of June 30, 2017, representing quarterly growth […]

Cannabis factory raided in Wednesbury

Cannabis factory raided in Wednesbury

Officers have uncovered a cannabis factory worth in the region of £300,000 in Wednesbury. Cops raided a house on Kent Road, just before 7am on Thursday, where they found the illicit crops growing in all three bedrooms and a downstairs room. A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drugs cultivation. He has been since […]