Provisions for the production of medical marijuana products were introduced in a draft bill to the Greek parliament this week, with a vote planned for after the weekend.
“WE NEED TO PASS THIS BILL IF WE WANT TO GIVE PATIENTS THE ABILITY TO TRY BOTH UNDER RIGHT TO TRY AND UNDER RESEARCH.”
Even in states with legal medical marijuana, federal law prohibits any form of cannabis usage on public school grounds.
“So it’s not just a free for all. It’s for students in great need that really need this medicine,”
However, the new industry is being tightly regulated. To gain approval to grow cannabis, companies must gain permission via three separate public bodies:
Canada will be the first developed nation to legalize the recreational use of marijuana and the second after Uruguay.
The Ohio Department of Commerce is willing to hit the pause button on the review process for medical marijuana licenses, which has come under scrutiny from state regulators.
Some states have laws explicitly stating that an employer or workers’ compensation insurer is not required to pay for medical marijuana
“There is no scientific evidence to prove the efficacy and safety of its use,” according to the Pharmacists’ working group when reporting to the parliamentary committee on health.
Currently, anyone found in possession of cannabis can be sentenced to a maximum of five years in prison, an unlimited fine or both punishments under UK legislation