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A Thai activist with a marijuana tattoo on his face gathers with others during a campaign for the legalisation of medical marijuana near Government House in Bangkok

Weeding Out Foreigners: Strains over Thailand’s Legalization of Marijuana

By Kanupriya Kapoor and Panarat Thepgumpanat BANGKOK (Reuters)  Thailand is set to become the first Asian country to legalize medical marijuana, but a battle is brewing...
Droplets of oil form on the surface of a marijuana plant at Tweed Marijuana Inc in Smith's Falls

Patents on Pot? U.S. Lawsuit Puts Cannabis Claims to The Test

By Jan Wolfe (Reuters) In October, the U.S. government issued Axim Biotechnologies Inc a patent for a cannabis-based suppository to treat irritable bowel syndrome Britain's GW...
A woman holds marijuana for sale at the MedMen store in West Hollywood

Medicine or Vice? Socially Screened Funds Struggle to Define Cannabis Industry

By David Randall NEW YORK (Reuters)  Is marijuana a medicine or a vice? The $8 trillion U.S. socially responsible investment industry is grappling with that question as...
The logo of Dow Jones Industrial Average stock market index-listed company Coca-Cola (KO) is seen in Los Angeles

Coke Eyes Cannabis-Infused Drink Market

By Uday Sampath Kumar, John Benny and Martinne Geller (Reuters) Coca-Cola Co is closely watching the fast-growing marijuana drinks market for a possible entry that...
Israel's Together to buy control of German cannabis customer

Israel’s Together to Buy Control of German Cannabis Customer

JERUSALEM (Reuters) Together Pharma, which produces medical cannabis, said on Wednesday it had signed a deal to buy a controlling 50.01 percent stake in...
A farmer is seen in a green of cannabis plants in a field overlooking a lake in Yammouneh in West of Baalbek

Lebanese Cannabis Farmers Hope Legalisation May Bring Amnesty

BEKAA, Lebanon (Reuters) The contrast between the vibrant green of a cannabis field and the arid land nearby in Lebanon's Bekaa valley has for...