The Origins of Cannabis. First domesticated 12,000 years ago

The commonly asserted theory to the origin of cannabis states that it comes from the Central Asian Hindu Kush mountain range. There are of course competing theories as to its origins, but all of them suggest a date between 500 and 3000BCE. However new research is now supporting the theory that it was first domesticated […]

Supreme Court decriminalizes recreational use of cannabis in Mexico

The Mexican Supreme Court has decriminalized the recreational use of cannabis for adults.¬†After a bill to legalize marijuana use failed to pass in the country’s congress, the supreme court of the North American nation ruled in favour of legalisation. Representatives of NGOs that support legalization of marijuana are however cautious about this decision. Until Congress opens […]