Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul, left, and his deputy, Satit Pitutacha, second left, make a small heart gesture as they report on their first day of work on Thursday. (Photo

The new Thai minister for tourism and sports says he can lure Europeans and Americans back to Thailand with the promise of massage and marijuana – medical marijuana! The newly

Wie een paar hennepplantjes kweekt voor medicinaal gebruik is al gauw een drugscrimineel.

De gemeente Geldrop-Mierlo kent sinds kort een Damocles-ontheemde. Een gevolg van de Opiumwet die in Nederland rigide

What do health experts, criminal justice practitioners and political thinkers say is the best way forward on cannabis? Do any of the legalisation models we have reported on so far

PIERRE, S.D. — Two floors above Republican Gov. Kristi Noem’s office in the Capitol, where four months ago she vetoed a bill that would have legalized hemp production in the

With recreational marijuana set to become legal in Illinois on Jan. 1, local governments are going to have to decide where people will and won’t be able to consume cannabis.

‘Marijuana legalization is, in fact, what is happening now, so I appreciate the fight, keep on fighting,’ said one politician at the meeting. A group of advocates for decriminalizing or

Thailand’s general election in March had a potentially powerful side effect: It made a party that advocates the full legalization of marijuana the country’s fifth-largest political force.

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Hawaii is now the 26th to legalize or decriminalize pot. Hawaii on Tuesday decriminalized marijuana, making it the 26th state to decriminalize or legalize the drug. The new law removes

As recently as a decade ago, marijuana was considered to be a taboo topic. Politicians skirted the issue if ever questioned, and Americans mostly avoided the discussion of what was