Legalization

3 Reasons Why Cannabis Is Good for the Economy

Could legalizing pot help the economy? Does legalizing weed boost productivity? Let's find out. When we look at depictions of cannabis in films and media, we often think of disheve...

Illinois Generates $40M in January Cannabis Sales

Illinois brought in over $1m in pot profits per day in January, totaling almost $40 million for the month. As we've covered previously, the 11th state to recreationally legalize ca...

Is Nepal Going to Legalize Weed?

Nepalese lawmakers have proposed legalizing marijuana in Nepal, which has been illegal since the 70s. Nepal is home to the Himalayas, hordes of travelers and famously, hashish. For...

Amsterdam Tourists May Be Banned From Weed Stores

In an effort to reduce the influx of cannabis tourists, Amsterdam officials are considering banning them from their famous cannabis cafes. Amsterdam is the capital city of the Neth...

Interview With Cannabis Lawyer Jodie Cheng

Jodie Cheng is the Founder of JWC Legal, a legal practice that focuses on complex intellectual property issues, particularly as they pertain to the growing cannabis industry. Th...

Illinois Makes $75M in Just Two Months of Legal Weed

After generating over USD$40 million in its first month of legal cannabis, Illinois continues to see its cannabis sales powering on. Who said money doesn't grow on trees? Recently,...

Weed Use Decreases Among Teenagers in Canada

The number of Canadian teenagers between the ages of 15-17 who consume cannabis has dropped from 20% to 10% since the country legalized marijuana. On the 17th of October, 2018, Can...

Japan Sees Record High Cannabis Arrests in 2019

In 2019, Japan reported a record high 4,321 cannabis-related offenses, suggesting cannabis use may be on the rise in the country. Japan is a country known for many things, its boom...

Ghana Officially Legalizes Weed…Kind Of?

Many Ghanaian's are taking to social media to rejoice in the legalization of cannabis in Ghana, but what does the new law actually say? Across the internet, articles are emerging s...

New Zealand's Cannabis Referendum May be About to Collapse

A poll conducted by One News Colmar Brunton has found that public support for the upcoming referendum on cannabis legalization is significantly weaker than it was in 2019.There was...