Articles tagged with "United Kingdom"
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Is London really going to decriminalize cannabis?Mattha Busby - Published on January 5, 2022Read more
A story in The Telegraph said Mayor Sadiq Khan’s plan would ‘effectively decriminalize’ weed. If only.
UK to allow cannabis imports—necessary step for medical access and, ultimately, legalizationChris Roberts - Published on March 6, 2020Read more
The United Kingdom loosened draconian import rules on medical cannabis products Monday, allowing licensed wholesalers to bring in much larger quantities of cannabis flower and oil, and at a greatly reduced cost. This promises the few patients with legal cannabis prescriptions in the country more reliable and affordable access to their preferred medicine. It also […]
UK steps up CBD regulation, sets pull-by date for rogue productsDaniel Bettridge - Published on March 3, 2020Read more
“CBD products are widely available on the high street but are not properly authorized…”
UK struggles to regulate booming CBD businessesDaniel Bettridge - Published on December 13, 2019Read more
Producers and researchers in the UK are setting the standards themselves as regulations lag.
NHS approves CBD drugs for the first timeDaniel Bettridge - Published on December 10, 2019Read more
In a landmark decision, the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) has approved two CBD drugs for the first time.
5 CBD edibles available in the UK todayColleen Fisher Tully - Published on December 6, 2019Read more
While recreational cannabis isn’t legal in the UK, some CBD edibles are, or were—it’s complicated.
Church of England Sees Green, Explores Investing in Medical CannabisChris Roberts - Published on June 13, 2019Read more
Britain’s largest religious organization announced this week that it will lift a longstanding prohibition on medical cannabis in order to explore investing in the fast-growing industry.
UK Cannabis Patient #1: Accessing the Most Expensive Medical Marijuana in the WorldChris Roberts - Published on December 10, 2018Read more
Carly Barton, 32, is officially the United Kingdom’s first medical marijuana patient. But access comes at a steep cost—and remains entirely theoretical.
From Stalemate to Stampede: Inside the UK’s About-Face on Medical MarijuanaChris Roberts - Published on October 14, 2018Read more
Patients may still have to wait awhile for access, but it appears medical cannabis is finally coming to the UK.
Is This the UK’s ‘Charlotte’s Web’ Moment?Chris Roberts - Published on June 19, 2018Read more
Shamed into action by the suffering of an epileptic child whose only relief came from cannabis oil, law enforcement and health authorities in the United Kingdom will begin an “unprecedented” review of the country’s cannabis policy.