Legalization of recreational cannabis in New York City

In 14 of the 50 states in the United States of America, cannabis has been legalized. New York will be the fifteenth. The government expects to generate tax revenues in the millions. The main reason legalization is necessary is not clear. New York State legislators have agreed that marijuana can be legally sold. Adults aged 21 and over […]

Sweden Joins Italy In Path To Defining CBD Oil Regulations

The highest court in Sweden has weighed in on the publication food, and also the darling of the Swiss marketplace, CBD conversation. Further, it’s done so in a move that appears predetermined to push the so-far escalating novel food discussion EU-wide. And of course, with what represents”narcotic” cannabis. Namely, Sweden’s highest court dominated in June […]

Is CBD Oil Legal? State-By-State and Future Legality.

CBD oil has exploded in popularity recently. Where is it legal, what are the exceptions and what is the future of its own federal legality? Since the push for legal medical marijuana turned into one of the very universally popular stances from the country, advocates are pushing for more states to legalize cannabis completely. While […]

New Guidance Will Make It Easier To Approve CBD-Based Medicines

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is releasing new draft guidelines that are thought to streamline approvals for generic oral CBD drugs. In a notice published in the Federal Register on Wednesday, the bureau stated it is soliciting public comments on its advice to researchers that are considering submitting new drug applications (ANDAs) to CBD […]

Thailand open cannabis clinics based on traditional medicine

The southeast Asian country, previously known for its harsh anti-drug laws, legalised medical cannabis and research towards the end of 2018 in a drive to boost the country’s income from agriculture. Thailand, which has a tradition of using the drug to relieve pain and fatigue, plans to open 70 more cannabis clinics across the country, […]

Enormous £1.2 million cannabis farm in Oldham Busted

An enormous cannabis farm worth an estimated £1.2 million has been uncovered by police in Oldham. Officers who raided the building on Shaw Road on Friday night discovered a farm featuring around 3,000 plants across multiple rooms. A 36-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of the cultivation of marijuana. Greater Manchester Police […]

UK food regulators reject CBD as narcotic, stand by novel food deadline

Great Britain has rejected the European Commission’s preliminary stance that hemp flower-derived CBD should be regulated as a narcotic, a key food safety regulator in the United Kingdom says. Paul Tossel, who leads the Novel Foods authorities at London’s Food Standards Agency, said Tuesday that although British authorities continue to mirror requirements set out by […]