Kwanda Mtetwa, who suffers from chronic pain after being injured in a serious motorcycle accident, was recently issued South Africa’s first-ever legal medical cannabis prescription. This is a major milestone for South Africa!
Sri Lanka doesn’t usually come up too often when discussing cannabis legalization. However, Thusitha Balasuriya, who is the leader of Sri Lanka’s Social Democratic Party, called on the Sri Lanka president and government to legalize cannabis for adult use. Legalizing cannabis could be a game changer for Sri Lanka.
Understanding the implications of doing business with a cannabis- related business is both challenging and necessary. Let's take a closer look at the evolving banking landscape and the challenges CRBs face.
Colombia gave the go-ahead for exports of dried cannabis for medical and other industries. The Latin American country took another step to develop its marijuana industry, where progress has been slow despite its high potential.
After initially being strongly opposed to legalization, President Ivan Duque signed a decree lifting a...
These are historic times for Mexico. On June 28, Mexico’s Supreme Court decriminalized the recreational use of cannabis. The Court’s 8-3 ruling came in response to increased calls for decriminalization, with the goal of reducing drug-related cartel violence in the region.
Prohibition was declared unconstitutional in 2018...
Cannabis prohibition is one of the most harmful public policies in history. The cannabis plant is exponentially safer than alcohol, however, it continues to be prohibited in many countries and coalitions.
Prohibition has ruined countless lives across the globe over the span of many decades.
That harm extends well beyond an initial...