Why Ireland should legalise cannabis in 2021

Is weed (AKA marijuana or cannabis) legal in Ireland? In a word, no. Medical cannabis is becoming more widely accepted as having value for many patients, and access is slowly being relaxed. We’re still waiting for recreational cannabis legalisation. You can share your opinions on whether cannabis/weed/marijuana should be made legal in Ireland by taking… Continue reading Why Ireland should legalise cannabis in 2021

Medical cannabis legalised in Ireland

Ireland to offer medical benefits of cannabis Irish health minister, Simon Harris, made history on Wednesday, 26 June 2019, when he signed medical cannabis into law in Ireland. Patients should start receiving legal cannabis supplies in the autumn. Here’s what the programme looks like: Patients with epilepsy, chemotherapy-derived nausea and multiple sclerosis, who have not… Continue reading Medical cannabis legalised in Ireland

Industrial hemp is now legal in the US – Great news, especially for climate change

USA decriminalises hemp 2018 was short on good news stories, but President Trump gave the world something to celebrate late in December, when he signed the 2018 US Farm Bill into law. One part of the Farm Bill decriminalised industrial hemp, at federal level, meaning that US farmers can now grow the crop without a… Continue reading Industrial hemp is now legal in the US – Great news, especially for climate change