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California plans to act tough on illegal marijuana market

June 22, 2019 9:11 am

California has been under pressure by the legal industry to do more to stop the illicit pot economy, which in Los Angeles and other cities often operates in plain sight.

Gujarat Confidential: Medicinal marijuana

June 20, 2019 12:51 am

Officials in Narcotics Control Bureau also informed that they keep receiving applications seeking licence for growing medicinal marijuana.

Google bans apps that facilitate sale of marijuana

May 30, 2019 10:13 pm

Google has banned the apps on its app store that facilitate the sale of marijuana or related products, as part of a change to its content policy.

Cannabis has medicinal uses, states can legalise if Centre revises Act: Tripura health minister

March 08, 2019 10:03 pm

Tripura’s erstwhile Left Front government came under heavy criticism from ruling BJP for allegedly encouraging cannabis cultivation during its 25-year-old rule which ended in March 2018.

US: Utah lawmakers approve medical pot changes despite concerns

December 04, 2018 8:28 am

Supporters of the compromise cheered the vote, saying it would help suffering patients while creating safeguards against broader recreational use.

Andhra Pradesh: Decline of Maoists in Araku gives rise to ganja cultivation

November 02, 2018 9:29 pm

Araku in Andhra Pradesh where two Telugu Desam Party leaders were shot dead by Maoists on September 23 is caught up in a deadly mix of ganja and Maoists.

Effects provoked by marijuana don't justify absolute ban on consumption: Mexico Supreme Court

November 01, 2018 7:30 am

The court found that adults have a fundamental right to personal development which lets them decide their recreational activities without interference from the state.

China, Japan, South Korea warn citizens not to use marijuana in Canada

October 30, 2018 6:36 pm

The Japanese consulate in Vancouver warned on its website that Japanese laws outlawing the possession and sale of marijuana may be applied to actions taken abroad.

Dreams of big profits as Marijuana becomes legal in Canada

October 17, 2018 11:29 am

On the same day that marijuana becomes legal, the government will announce a program to make it easier for Canadians convicted of possessing small amounts of marijuana to obtain a pardon, according to an official familiar with the plan.

Canada now world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

October 17, 2018 9:22 am

Hours before a handful of retail outlets opened in the country's easternmost province, a federal official told The Associated Press that Canada will pardon all those with convictions for possessing up to 30 grams of marijuana, the now-legal threshold.


Canadians 'wake and bake' as marijuana is now legal in the country

October 19, 2018 9:34 am

Canada is now the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland.


Canada’s new marijuana economy: Meet the winners and losers

October 22, 2018 3:35 pm

After 95 years of prohibition, Canada has legalised marijuana. We met with buyers, sellers, growers and students to hear what they had to say.

Mexico court ruling sparks marijuana legalisation hopes

November 05, 2015 6:27 pm

In Mexico, supporters of drug reform have been celebrating a Supreme Court decision that could lead to the legalisation of marijuana.