Mexico’s cannabis laws are starting to shift toward legalization. This post from GreenCamp discusses how Mexico has been under the radar lately as the country recently made great progress towards legalizing cannabis. If you were to step on just about any beach on the Pacific coast, north of Guatemala, you’d step onto the grounds where cannabis is legal, or at least will be ... Continue Reading
Canada Gets Ready for Legal Cannabis, World Watches
All eyes are on Canada as the first G7 nation prepares for legal cannabis. This post from The Guardian highlights how from crime to health to business, Canada’s decision to legalize marijuana is a grand progressive experiment that promises to answer a host of questions. When Canopy Growth opened its first cannabis factory in an old chocolate plant near Ottawa four years ago, ... Continue Reading
UN Urges Nigeria to Relax Its Cannabis Laws
The United Nations is advising Nigeria to legalize medical marijuana. Will Nigeria tweak its cannabis laws and be ready for marijuana prescriptions? Read more in this post from Konbini.com. There are strong indications that Nigeria may soon relax its law against the planting and consumption of cannabis, especially since other African countries are already doing so. On ... Continue Reading
Should Canadian Landlords Worry About Legal Weed?
Canadian apartment owners are a worried lot, and “cautiously optimistic” that strict pot regulations will prevail. They are lobbying provinces to amend their legislation. Safety hazards, harsh odor, and unit damage are among the concerns plaguing them. Read more in this post from Bloomberg. Canadians will soon be able to add marijuana to their collection of household herbs, ... Continue Reading
Legal Hemp Farming in Thailand: A Global Trend?
Thailand legalizes hemp farming for medical purposes. This development is the latest in the worldwide shift toward relaxing of cannabis laws. Read more in this post from Medical Marijuana Inc.! Thailand has approved a proposal to allow hemp to be grown as a cash crop and for medical purposes in 15 of its districts. Thailand’s cabinet has legalized the growing of hemp for ... Continue Reading