Cannabis Politics

Keep up to date with cannabis related policy after legalization in Canada. Gain insight into laws and government actions related to marijuana worldwide.

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How federal marijuana legalization influences local business

It looks like a win-win situation as far as job creation and generating revenue....

State banking associations call for cannabis banking legislation

The truth is that a lack of cannabis banking puts dispensary owners, employees, and consumers at risk....

Canadians may lose their Nexus pass over legal cannabis consumption

Now, it seems that the US border control is taking things to a new low, by questioning dual citizens about their use of cannabis in Canada....

No increase to hemp THC limits in the US despite pleas from farmers

After a couple of years in full force, it’s become clear that there are far too many barriers....

Man sparks joint in courtroom while facing charges for cannabis possession

Activists like the one we’re highlighting here today are taking things into their own hands to make the best of an incredibly unfortunate situation....

Donald Trump claims cannabis use lowers IQ

The latest in Trump news includes an interesting reveal surrounding the US president's views on the cannabis industry, and it isn’t pretty....

Toronto foot massive bill to prevent black market dispensaries closed

Black market cannabis is a lucrative industry that doesn’t appear to be going anywhere anytime soon...

This new bill could grant CBD products FDA approval

The new bill that is on the horizon will allow hemp-derived CBD products to be lawfully marketed as a dietary supplement....

Illinois marijuana law aims to undo harm of war on the drug

When lawmakers crafted the law legalizing marijuana in Illinois, they tried to make sure it would right what many see as past wrongs linked to the dru...