Mexico Legalizes MMJ

By Lisa Rough A decree issued by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto today confirmed that Mexico has legalized cannabis for medicinal use after overwhelming support from Mexico’s Lower House of Congress. First reported by Jon Hiltz at Marijuana.com, the decree arrived after months of speculation. Peña Nieto was once a vehement opponent…

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The UK concedes that marijuana does have medicinal effect 

Cannabis-based ingredients have a medicinal effect, health officials have admitted. Products containing cannabidiol – also known as CBD – are now classed as medicines by the UK regulatory body. It was found to have a ‘restoring, correcting or modifying’ effect on physiological functions when administered to humans. But the Class…

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