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Europeans Are Ready For Cannabis Legalization [editorial]

Europeans Are Ready For Cannabis Legalization [editorial]

A recent Reuters article espoused that over half of adult Europeans are in favor of cannabis legalization with up to 30% also expressing interest in purchasing (ie. “actively using”) cannabis products. Strain Insider comments on what this means for Europe and Europeans. Related: Cannabis in Germany: The Legal State of Affairs in 2022 [editorial] and Cannabis...

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Cannabis in Germany: The Legal State of Affairs in 2022 [editorial]

Cannabis in Germany: The Legal State of Affairs in 2022 [editorial]

The first controlled trial use of cannabis for medical purposes in Germany was in February of 2008. Compassionate medical access to cannabis was expanded in 2016 to include all patients “having no therapeutic alternative”. The present legal framework for medical usage dates to March 10th, 2017 when access was expanded to all “seriously ill” patients...

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Cannabis in Malta: Legal and Economic Developments in 2022

Cannabis in Malta: Legal and Economic Developments in 2022

The subject of cannabis legalization in Malta (population 516,000 as of 2021 census data) is a long-suffering subject much like in the rest of the world. The essence of the argument is simple. The criminalization of cannabis possession and usage is the proximate cause of criminal proliferation and distribution. Why? Simple; cannabis cultivation is trivial...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Iceland

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Iceland

What is the legal situation of cannabis in Iceland? A large number of tourists travel to Iceland every year to experience the country’s beautiful and unspoilt natural landscapes. Being one of the world’s most picturesque countries, Iceland is often seen as an alluring tourist destination for stoners. Related: How Far is Ireland from Legalising Marijuana? But,...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Ukraine

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Ukraine

What is the legal situation of cannabis in Ukraine? Renowned throughout the world for being home to Chernobyl, Ukraine is now trying to include the ghostly town of Pripyat on the UNESCO heritage list, next to some other landmarks of humanity, such as England’s Stonehenge or Greece’s Acropolis. But Pripyat is not the only cool...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Russia

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Russia

Russia is a land of amazing landscapes that amazes tourists from around the world with its rich cultural heritage. From its quiet rural countryside with fairy-tale cottages to its bustling major cities with high-life entertainment, Russia has something to offer for every tourist. But what about cannabis? What is the legal situation of cannabis in...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Canada

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Canada

Around the world, many people hold Canada in high esteem. It consistently ranks near the top of quality of life rankings, has millions of square kilometres of pristine wilderness and has famously friendly people. Related: What can Europe Learn from Cannabis Laws in Canada? This nation has also led the way on several progressive reforms. It...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Montenegro

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Montenegro

The small country of Montenegro is quickly becoming a popular destination for many European tourists. Despite its tiny size, Montenegro can surprise anyone with its sun-drenched beaches, the continent’s largest canyon and impressive mountain resorts. But what about cannabis in Montenegro? Related: North Macedonia Plants Cannabis To Boost Economy If you’re a tourist who plans to...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Albania

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Albania

Many consider Albania to be the largest cannabis hub in Europe. In the 2000s, it was estimated that 77 percent of the cannabis seized in Italy originated in Albania. However, the small Mediterranean country is engaged in an ongoing fight against organised crime and has made good progress in this regard in recent years. Related: In...

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The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Slovakia

The Legal Situation of Cannabis in Slovakia

Slovakia is one of Europe’s top budget ski destinations and has a lot of great tourist attractions, several of which are listed as Unesco World Heritage Sites, and Bratislava is an underrated capital city that offers a little bit of everything for every visitor. But what about cannabis in Slovakia? Related: The Legal Situation of Cannabis...

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