Monday, November 11, 2019
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Australian Capital Canberra Votes To Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use

Canberra, the capital of Australia, has legalized adult-use recreational marijuana in the city, becoming the first part of the country to do...
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UK Experts Want Free Medical Cannabis Availability

Hundreds of professors, cross-party politicians, health experts and doctors in the United Kingdom have added their names to a letter urging the...
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Mexico Plans for Legal Recreational Marijuana by October

Momentum for marijuana legalization is growing not only in the U.S., but also south of the border. After Uruguay and Canada, Mexico...
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UN Cannabis Rescheduling Vote Not Expected Until March 2020

The United Nations’ Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) unanimously decided on Tuesday to indefinitely postpone a vote on changes to the scheduling...
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Mexico Polls Citizen On Whether To Legalize Marijuana

A Mexican cabinet official has taken to Twitter to ask his country's citizens whether they are in favor of marijuana legalization.
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FDA Flooded With Public Comments Supporting Rescheduling Of Marijuana

More than 1,000 people have submitted comments to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in support of rescheduling marijuana ahead of a...
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European Parliament Joins WHO In Supporting Medical Cannabis

The European Parliament voted last month in favor of a resolution that would help advance medical cannabis in the countries that form...
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World Health Organization Recommends Rescheduling Cannabis Under International Law

Marijuana and its key components should be formally rescheduled under international drug treaties, according to global health experts at the United Nations.
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Mexico Introduces Marijuana Legalization Bill

In July 2018, the liberal, reformist Morena party, led by Andrés Manuel López Obrador, won the national presidential election. Its platform emphasizes...
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Israeli Lawmakers Approve Bill Allowing Exports of Medical Marijuana

Israel's parliament (the “Knesset”) has voted in favor of a long-awaited and controversial law to allow exports of medical marijuana.