“If we went back to day one, and we were legislating this again I’m sure people would realise that alcohol causes a lot more harm than cannabis does
This new delay may also serve to embolden determined Conservative senator opponents of Bill C-45. Several Conservative senators have already signaled their intent to stall the bill’s passage. They may try to adjourn the debate in their name and other tricky maneuvers to delay reading in-chamber.
At the same time, health insurance companies have been receiving a large number of applications for the reimbursement of medical marijuana costs.
Last month, in a preliminary reading in the Knesset, an amendment to allow the export of medical marijuana passed unanimously. The amendment, which falls under the Dangerous Drugs Law – the same law under which the legalization of cannabis is considered – will need to be passed by the Knesset Labor, Welfare and Health Committee before its first reading.
“Before looking at the evidence, I was personally resistant to the idea of legalisation, especially due to the preconceived ideas related to the potential risk of mental health consequences from consumption,”
Tilray begins exporting medicinal-cannabis extract to South Africa, taking B.C. marijuana to five continents
“This export is another strategic milestone as we aim to build the world’s leading medical cannabis brand.
Even though the Assembly’s support for the bill is uncertain, Assemblywoman Annette Quijano is planning to propose three bills today that all hinge on the success of legal weed in the state
According to Kanepi municipal mayor Andrus Seeme, the design featuring a cannabis leaf won the referendum, and now it must also be approved by the Heraldry Department of the Government Office