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World - International
4/1/2024 12:36:05 PM
Marijuana campaigners in Germany lit celebratory joints on Monday as the country liberalized rules on cannabis to allow possession of small amounts.

World - International
3/30/2024 11:15:14 AM
Germany will partially legalize cannabis from Monday, implementing a flagship pledge of Chancellor Olaf Scholz's coalition government.

Life & Style - Health
12/7/2023 5:17:13 PM
Japan's parliament has passed a bill to legalise cannabis-based medicines in a landmark revision of its stringent drug laws, while toughening its ban on recreational use of marijuana.

World - International
8/16/2023 10:48:34 AM
Germany's Cabinet is set to approve a plan to liberalize rules on cannabis, setting the scene for the European Union's most populous member to decriminalize possession of limited amounts and allow members of “cannabis clubs” to buy the substance for recreational purposes.

World - Region
4/23/2023 2:59:20 PM
Moroccan police seized 5.4 tonnes of cannabis resin stashed in a truck headed for Spain, and 60 kilograms of cocaine packed in frozen tuna, security officials said.

World - Region
1/2/2023 6:13:09 PM
The French navy seized nearly half a tonne of heroin and 3.5 tonnes of cannabis resin when it intercepted an unflagged boat in the Arabian Sea, it said Monday.

World - Region
12/18/2022 5:27:41 PM
Iraq on Sunday burnt some six tons of illegal drugs including vast piles of cannabis, captagon and cocaine, in what officials said was the largest destruction for over a decade.

Arts & Culture - Music
10/23/2022 9:40:37 PM
Star Moroccan rapper ElGrande Toto on Sunday apologised for causing offence through recent public statements in which he acknowledged using cannabis.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
8/4/2022 3:40:49 PM
Russian prosecutors asked a court outside Moscow to sentence American basketball star Brittney Griner to 9 1/2 years in prison as closing arguments in her cannabis possession trial were made Thursday.

World - International
6/9/2022 1:30:03 PM
Thailand made it legal to cultivate and possess marijuana as of Thursday, like a dream come true for an aging generation of pot smokers who recall the kick delivered by the legendary Thai Stick variety.

Life & Style - Health
7/29/2021 1:15:36 PM
Delta-8 THC, is billed as producing a milder high than the better known delta-9 THC, and delta-8 is often marketed in the US as being legal even where marijuana is not

World - International
6/24/2021 12:25:02 PM
Most countries have reported a rise in the use of cannabis during the pandemic, it said, noting generally people decreasingly saw risks in its use

World - Region
3/11/2021 6:53:13 PM
'It is the end of a political taboo and caps efforts launched some 10 years ago' by authorities, said sociologist Khaled Mouna

World - International
12/5/2020 9:07:54 AM
The House of Representatives, controlled by Democrats, easily passed the bill by 228 votes to 164. It stands little chance however in the Senate, which is controlled by Republicans

Life & Style - Health
1/9/2020 11:29:00 AM
With cannabis edibles becoming legal and available in more and more places, experts warn there could be unexpected health risks

Egypt - Politics
12/14/2019 3:25:48 PM
The authorities seized two bags containing 1.2 kg of cannabis, a container with 340 grams of cannabis paste, and tools used to harvest cannabis

Life & Style - Health
11/26/2019 10:52:02 AM
Teens and young adults who use cocaine, amphetamines and cannabis are more likely to be hospitalized for heart attacks by early adulthood than their counterparts who don’t use these drugs

Life & Style - Health
10/29/2019 11:59:18 AM
Evidence is weak for whether medicinal cannabis treatments can relieve mental illnesses such as anxiety, depression and psychosis, and doctors should prescribe them with great caution, researchers said

Life & Style - Health
6/25/2019 11:21:11 AM
Several countries, including Germany, Italy and Denmark, already allow the prescription of medical cannabis and last year Canada became the second country in the world to fully legalize marijuana.

Business - Economy
1/28/2019 1:24:05 PM
It has been estimated that the medical cannabis export market could generate a billion shekels ($270 million, 240 million euros) per year in additional state income.

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