Malta Legalises Medical Cannabis

Earlier this week it was announced that the Government in Malta will recognize the efficacy of cannabis for a number of severe medical conditions, and will move...
European Cannabis

Exploring the ever-changing European cannabis scene (Part 1)

This week in ISMOKE magazine we are be taking a look across the Channel to see what our European neighbours are up to with regard to cannabis...

The Guardian launches new column to discuss cannabis legalisation in the UK

On 1st Jan, The Guardian launched its High Time column to have an "adult conversation about cannabis legalisation". I wanted to talk about the positive news in today's...

Peru’s Conservative Government Vote to Legalise Medical Cannabis

Medical cannabis will soon be legally available to residents of Peru! On 19th October 2017 Peru’s Congress approved a bill that legalises cannabis for medicinal use. The bill will...

Cannabis is medicine: Patients at Parliament Protest, London

We attended the Patients at Parliament protest this week, which was organised to support Newport, south MP Paul Flynn who recently invited medical cannabis consumers to come...

The Importance of Language in the Cannabis Legalisation Debate

Over the last few weeks, the debate around Skunk has in some circles, reared its head again. In my circle, the debate is always there and the position...
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Paul Flynn Private Member’s Bill & Patients At Parliament | Upcoming Event Information

On 10th October 2017, Labour MP Paul Flynn will put forward a Private Member's Bill calling for the legalisation of Medical cannabis in the UK. He has called...

We need full legalisation to ensure access for all cannabis patients. This is why

This week we’ll be looking at how the total legalisation of cannabis (i.e. medical AND recreational) is the only way to ensure the full and unhindered access...
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The Festival of the Future (and How Cannabis Can Help)

This week in ISMOKE Magazine I want to tackle the broader subject of drug prohibition at festivals and how cannabis can help future post-prohibition events. But it's not...
Cannabis in pharmacies

Chile was the First Country in Latin America to Start Selling Cannabis in Pharmacies

From May this year, a pilot program was launched in Chile to start selling cannabis in Pharmacies. In Chile recreational use of cannabis is still illegal. However, currently,...

Cannabis Oil Scammers: How Prohibition Protects Fraudsters and Thieves

Let's take a look at how as a direct result of prohibition the UK cannabis scene is littered with cannabis oil scammers, confidence men, criminals, thieves and...

Cannabis Consumers Come from All Walks of Life

When you think of a cannabis consumer, what sort of person comes to mind? Far from the stoner stereotype, cannabis consumers come from all walks of life. That's the...
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Cannabis Heroes : Tottenham Compassion Club

One of our reporters has launched a video series all about UK cannabis heroes. In this new video series produced for Medical Marijuana UK, Miles Casey explores some...

Mexico has legalised medical cannabis!

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto issued a decree this week, legalising medical cannabis across the country. Cannabis has been illegal in Mexico since 1920, but decriminalised since 2009. The case of Mexico...
UK Cannabis Prices

Barcelona, Amsterdam, Durham?

When thinking of 420 friendly cities and hotspots for Cannabis activism around the world where comes to mind? Denver, Seattle, Barcelona, Amsterdam… Durham? Could the land of Prince...