WHO recommends rescheduling cannabis and descheduling pure CBD – reaction

The World Health Organization’s Expert Committee on Drug Dependence (ECDD) has told the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) that cannabis and cannabis resin should be removed from Schedule IV of the 1961 Convention, the category reserved for the most dangerous substances.  In 1954 the WHO started an initiative to eradicate cannabis from the […]

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Lebanon to legalise cannabis cultivation to boost economy

Lebanon is set to legalise cannabis cultivation and its production for medicinal use. Although no time frame has been specified and no government is currently in place due to ongoing negotiations in the wake of a general election in May, House Speaker Nabih Berri has told US Ambassador to Lebanon Elizabeth Richard that legalisation has […]

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