This Week In Weed – 16 December

Teagan Appleby home after Epidiolex hospital treatment Teagan Appleby of Aylesham, Kent has been successfully treated for her epilepsy with Epidiolex in hospital, thanks to an intervention by Dover and Deal MP Charlie Elphicke. The MP appealed to the chief executive of the Trust which runs Evelina Childen’s Hospital, after which Kent-based GW Pharmaceuticals was […]

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This Week In Weed – 4 November 2018

Supply shortage in Canada deepens Demand continues to outstrip supply two weeks after Canada became the first G20 country to legalise cannabis. Rosalie Wyonch, a policy analyst at the CD Howe Institute, said the problem has developed “faster than I would have expected”. When Colorado legalised recreational cannabis, it took some three years for supply […]

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This Week In Weed – 21 September 2018

South Africa legalises private use of cannabis South Africa’s Constitutional Court has approved the private use and cultivation of cannabis and told its Parliament to change the law within 24 months. In a unanimous ruling, judges declared as unconstitutional three sections of the Constitution that prohibited cannabis consumption, possession and cultivation. Selling and smoking cannabis […]

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