Will Israel fully legalize use of cannabis?

The inauguration of Israel’s 35th government on May 17 was a particularly depressing event for many Israelis.

After all, they were watching one of the most bloated governments (34 ministers) in all of Israel’s history take office. But for the hundreds of thousands of cannabis users in Israel, it signified a happy change. For the first time in years, there is a real chance that cannabis will be fully legalized.

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Here’s How Canada Blew Its Chance to Be a Cannabis Leader

For years, cannabis stocks were virtually unstoppable. Following a more-than-tripling in worldwide sales between 2014 and 2018 to $10.9 billion, Wall Street and investors sent pot stock valuations into the stratosphere.

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Legalising the cannabis economy takes a Covid-19 hit

Delays in passing new laws governing the possession and use of cannabis, caused by the Covid-19 lockdown, have placed on hold the development of a different kind of green economy mentioned by President Cyril Rampahosa in his February State of the Nation address.

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Coronavirus: The tide is coming for medicinal cannabis

Cannabis researchers in Canada say the plant-based drug may provide resistance to SARS-CoV-2. Their preliminary findings are part of broader research into the use of medicinal cannabis in treating cancer.

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Southern Alberta researchers say medical cannabis could help fight COVID-19

LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. — Researchers at the University of Lethbridge say while clinical trials still need to be done, data they’ve been collecting over the past four years shows promise that some cannabis extracts may help in the prevention and treatment of COVID-19.

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New Zealand’s Cannabis Reform is Akin to Canada’s but With a Protectionist Tinge

In New Zealand, a legal reform on cannabis was proposed. It will be voted on in a national referendum, along with the general elections and referendum on Euthanasia. This reform promises to lead the international legalization movement by proposing a se…

‘Illegal To Essential’: How The Coronavirus Is Boosting The Legal Cannabis Industry

The coronavirus crisis could be igniting a revolution of sorts in the legal cannabis industry.

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Coronavirus Kent: How Covid-19 is stopping Teagan Appleby from Aylesham getting medical cannabis which reduces epileptic seizures

The family of a severely epileptic girl who uses medicinal cannabis to reduce her daily seizures from 300 to 10, worry the coronavirus crisis will abruptly stop their ability to source the remedy.

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