Medicinal cannabis oil could be on the market in Texas by January 2018. The three eligible statewide dispensaries could receive approval from the Texas Department of Public Safety to begin growing and distributing marijuana by September 1. At that point, the dispensaries — Surterra Texas, Cansortium Texas and Compassionate Cultivation — would have completed the […]

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Sativex is the cannabis-based mouth spray developed by UK-based GW Pharmaceuticals. (Source: herb.co) Fort Collins, CO–(ENEWSPF)–August 18, 2017. Patients suffering from Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis report that cannabis effectively mitigates many of their symptoms, according to survey data published in the journal Complementary Therapies in Medicine. Five hundred and ninety-five subjects responded to an […]

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BOTH the Ministry of Health and the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA) yesterday denied any approval was given for sale of cannabis oil medication from the Cayman Islands. The denial was triggered by reports in the Cayman news media that Jamaica’s Government-owned Hope Institute was close to making a deal with a Cayman-owned cannabis company, Lion’s […]

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Anonymous law enforcement officials say the DOJ is blocking approval of permits for research grows — not the DEA. Undisclosed law enforcement sources say that roadblocks to growing cannabis for research are coming from the highest levels of the Department of Justice and not necessarily the longtime pot haters at the DEA. This revelation, made in […]

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A British psychiatrist and neuropsychopharmacologist specialising in the harmful effect of drugs on the brain was cross-examined on his testimony in the third week of the dagga trial in the High Court in Pretoria yesterday. Advocate Reg Willis, representing one of the defendants, Doctors For Life International, asked expert witness Professor David Nutt how, if […]

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PALM BEACH, Florida, August 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — With momentum continuing to rapidly rise in the medicinal and recreational cannabis and legal marijuana industry, a select number of North American companies are investing capital in infrastructure and plant assets in order to expand operations, to develop and introduce the newest product and capitalize on the […]

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