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Court hearing to decide if NHS will cover cost of cannabis medication

Court hearing to decide if NHS will cover cost of cannabis medication

A landmark court hearing is set to decide whether the NHS should cover the cost of a patient’s cannabis medicine. Charlotte Caldwell, whose son Billy...
Medical cannabis research and policy in Israel

Medical cannabis research and policy in Israel

Yuval Landschaft, Director of the Israeli Medical Cannabis Agency, outlines Israel’s regulatory approach to cannabis-based medical treatment. In recent years, there has been an increase...
Cannabis culture: a Latin American perspective

Cannabis culture: a Latin American perspective

Writer and entrepreneur Simon Espinosa tells MCN about cannabis culture and the future of the industry in Latin America. Trilingual writer and entrepreneur Simon Espinosa...
‘A national disgrace’: call to improve medical cannabis access in the UK

‘A national disgrace’: call to improve medical cannabis access in the UK

A campaigner has urged the UK government to improve access to medical cannabis prescriptions as restrictive guidance from NICE and the BPNA has meant...
“Come out firing”: Australia's cannabis industry growth continues

“Come out firing”: Australian cannabis growth continues

With Australia’s cannabis industry growing exponentially, could legislation become more progressive? With Australia’s cannabis economy growing exponentially following the country’s 2016 move to permit the...
Cannabis law and policy in Gibraltar

Cannabis law and policy in Gibraltar

Hassans International Law Firm Limited Partner Aaron Payas, CFA gives MCN an overview of Gibraltar’s cannabis landscape. In October 2019, the government of Gibraltar approved...
CLEAR UK: lobbying, policy, and the flaws of CBD Novel Foods regulation

CLEAR UK: lobbying, policy, and the flaws of CBD Novel Foods regulation

CLEAR Cannabis Law Reform President Peter Reynolds speaks to MCN about lobbying, policy and the flaws of CBD Novel Foods regulation. CLEAR Cannabis Law Reform,...
Education and regulation for the EU cannabis market

Education and regulation for the EU cannabis market

James O’Dowd, Secretary General of the European Alliance for Medicinal Cannabis, talks cannabis policy and oversight in the EU cannabis market. The European Alliance for...
White paper aims to accelerate cannabis integration into UK healthcare

White paper aims to accelerate cannabis integration into UK healthcare

A new white paper has been published by leaders in the cannabis field, showcasing how to maximise clinical research and improve patient access to...
Discover the EUMCA with Professor Trevor Jones

Discover the EUMCA with Professor Trevor Jones

Professor Trevor Jones, Chairman of the European Medicinal Cannabis Association, tells MCN Digital Editor Stephanie Price about CBD quality standards, education and evidence-based policy. Formed...
Shaping the future of German cannabis

Shaping the future of German cannabis

MCN speaks to Jürgen Neumeyer, Branchenverband Cannabiswirtschaft Managing Director, about the German cannabis landscape. Branchenverband Cannabiswirtschaft, the German Cannabis Business Association, aims to represent all...
Normal people: cannabis and policy in Norway

Normal people: cannabis and policy in Norway

Ester Nafstad, Manager of Norwegian cannabis advocacy body Normal, tells MCN publication about the chapter’s goals and the need for reform of cannabis policy...

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