June 2, 2020
Cannabis seized by ACT police. Picture: ACT Policing
ACT police have seized hydroponically grown cannabis while executing a search warrant at a Charnwood residence on Monday.
Police allegedly found six mature cannabis plants and two large bags of plant matter suspected t...
May 30, 2020
Cannabis residue was found on an altar at the temple in Arad
Ancient Israelites burned cannabis as part of their religious rituals, an archaeological study has found.
A well-preserved substance found in a 2,700-year-old temple in Tel Arad has been identified as cannabis,...
May 27, 2020
A drug derived from cannabis has been given to a UK baby, in a world first trial.
A British baby has become the first in the world to be given a cannabis-derived medicine as part of a new clinical trial to help infants born with a condition that can lead to brain damage...
May 19, 2020
CBD oil bottles and green plant of cannabis on a wooden background. Herbal medicine.
Canadian researchers are studying the potential for cannabis to be used to prevent coronavirus infections.
Researchers at the University of Lethbridge in Calgary are studying more tha...
May 14, 2020
POLITICAL MOVES: David Littleproud rushed the bill to support the industry, a move that will coincidentally sure up Pauline Hanson's vote in the Senate.
THE federal government has rushed through legislation that will make it easier to export medical cannabis and hemp pr...
May 13, 2020
Growers of medicinal cannabis will soon find a clearer path to pursuing export opportunities.
Cannabis growers will find it easier to send their supplies overseas as the government moves to slash red tape for them.
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has introduced le...
May 11, 2020
University of Lethbridge researcher Igor Kovalchuk is leading a study on medical cannabis as a potential therapy for COVID-19. Summited photo
Cannabis extracts are showing potential in making people more resistant to the novel coronavirus, says an Alberta researcher lea...
May 10, 2020
OPINION: You may have heard the arguments for or against the upcoming cannabis referendum.
But you may not know of people who desperately need the referendum to pass so they can gain quality of life. I am one of those people.
I have fibromyalgia, a chronic pain and fati...
May 8, 2020
Eli Turner uses cannabidiol, or CBD oil, to help ease his chronic pain.(ABC Goulburn Murray: Jackson Peck)
Doctors have labelled medicinal cannabis prescriptions a "bureaucratic nightmare" requiring "a massive learning curve", as patients say people in pain cannot wait...
May 5, 2020
More than 50% of voters must say yes to the proposed changes for parliament to consider the changes.
New Zealanders will be asked to vote on legalising cannabis at the country’s general election in September. Photograph: Darren England/EPA
New Zealanders will be asked at...
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