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House of Representatives votes to decriminalise cannabis at federal level

House of Representatives votes to decriminalise cannabis at federal level

The US House of Representatives has voted for a bill that would decriminalise cannabis at the federal level. In a bid to repair the damage...
UN vote to remove medical cannabis as dangerous drug welcomed

UN vote to remove medical cannabis as dangerous drug welcomed

The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Drug Policy Reform has welcomed the United Nations vote to remove medical cannabis from Schedule IV of the 1961...
Families’ plea to end fight for NHS access to medical cannabis

Families’ plea to end fight for NHS access to medical cannabis

The families of 25 children and young people suffering from severe epilepsy have written an open letter to the Prime Minister pleading for him...
Cancard: UK medical cannabis card launches today

Cancard: UK medical cannabis card launched today

From today, eligible patients in the UK will be able to apply for the UK’s new medical cannabis card – Cancard. The Cancard aims to...
Canadian legal medical cannabis system forcing patients to self-medicate

Canadian legal medical cannabis system forcing patients to self-medicate

A new survey has demonstrated barriers in the legal medical cannabis system that are forcing patients to self-medicate without the support of a healthcare...
Medical Cannabis: life sciences and the law survey

Medical Cannabis: life sciences and the law survey

Earlier this year life sciences law firm Hill Dickinson set out to discover the views of the UK public in regard to medical cannabis...
Addiction, education, and the future of cannabis policy in the US

Addiction, education, and the future of cannabis policy

Cannabis specialist Dr Peter Grinspoon explores education and policy in US addiction treatment. Dr Peter Grinspoon is a primary care physician, an instructor at Harvard...
Cannabis and hemp in the UK

Cannabis and hemp in the UK

Tim Henley, Director of the Cannabis Trades Association, speaks with MCN Quarterly about hemp and cannabis regulation, policy, and healthcare in the UK. The Cannabis...
Cancard: giving patients and police peace of mind

Cancard: giving patients and police peace of mind

Medical cannabis patient Carly Barton has been working to create the UK’s new medical cannabis card that will protect patients from prosecution and save...
Medical Cannabis Network Quarterly Issue 4

Medical Cannabis Network Quarterly Issue 4

Welcome to the fourth edition of Medical Cannabis Network Quarterly, which examines the evolution of the cannabis industry in the face of shifting legislation,...
The full spectrum politics of hemp in Ireland

The full spectrum politics of hemp in Ireland

Chris Allen, Executive Director of Hemp Federation Ireland, tells MCN about the Irish hemp industry. Founded at the Humanities Institute, University College Dublin (UCD) in...
Hemp and Novel Foods in Europe

Hemp and Novel Foods in Europe

European Industrial Hemp Association Managing Director Lorenza Romanese tells MCN about Novel Foods legislation and industrial hemp in the EU. The European Industrial Hemp Association...
Cannabis regulation and policy in Australia

Cannabis regulation and policy in Australia

MCN speaks with Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration about medical cannabis regulation and access. The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), which operates under the aegis of...
Medical cannabis in Colombia: the law and the future

Medical cannabis in Colombia: the law and the future

Medical cannabis expert Dr Sandra Carrillo details the history and future of medical cannabis in Colombia. Dr Sandra Carrillo is a medical doctor and renowned...
Discussing the need for evidence-based drug policy

Discussing the need for evidence-based drug policy

Science for Democracy co-founder and former Italian Senator Marco Perduca tells MCN about the need for evidence-based drug policy. International platform Science for Democracy (SfD)...
ICANNA: cannabis in Slovenia

ICANNA: cannabis in Slovenia

MCN speaks to the International Institute for Cannabinoids about cannabis education, policy and prohibition in Slovenia. The International Institute for Cannabinoids (ICANNA) is a non-profit...
Calls for urgent intervention to fund medical cannabis for Billy Caldwell

Calls for urgent intervention to fund medical cannabis for Billy Caldwell

Charlotte Caldwell, the County Tyrone based mother who successfully campaigned to legalise medicinal cannabis in 2018, has called for urgent intervention to aid her...
leafcann wholesale dealer's licence

Wholesale Dealer’s Licence for LeafCann approved

LeafCann Manufacturing Pty Ltd (LeafCann), a subsidiary of LeafCann Group Pty Ltd, has received approval from the South Australian government for a Wholesale Dealer’s...
Exploring Canada’s cannabis sector

Exploring Canada’s cannabis sector

MCN speaks with industry expert Jamie Shaw about cannabis sector regulation in Canada, the issues patients still encounter, and industry sexism. Jamie Shaw is a...
The evolution of cannabis in the US

The evolution of cannabis in the US

As the National Cannabis Industry Association celebrates its 10th anniversary, CEO Aaron Smith tells MCN about the evolution of cannabis in the US. Aaron Smith...

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