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Lebanon to Consider Legalizing Cannabis Growing: Official

BEIRUT (Reuters) Lebanon's parliament is considering legalizing the cultivation of cannabis for medical purposes, Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri said on Wednesday, in an attempt...

Why Canadian Insurers Are Wary of Covering Medical Marijuana

By Nichola Saminather TORONTO (Reuters) Sun Life Financial, Canada's No. 2 insurer, recently started covering medical marijuana in its Canadian health insurance plan - more...

Switzerland Weighs Relaxing Marijuana Ban

ZURICH (Reuters) Switzerland, which permits low potency cannabis but bans most marijuana for recreational use, aims to allow pilot studies on ways to relax...

Britain Moves Closer to Legalizing Medicinal Use of Cannabis

By Andrew MacAskill LONDON (Reuters) Britain moved a step closer to legalizing the medicinal use of cannabis after a report concluded there are benefits for...

U.S. Approves First Marijuana Plant-Derived Drug for Epilepsy

By Tamara Mathias and Manas Mishra (Reuters) The U.S. health regulator approved GW Pharmaceuticals Plc's epilepsy treatment on Monday, making it the first cannabis-based drug...
Smoke rises during the annual 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill in Ottawa

Canada Sets October Start for Legal Recreational Marijuana Sales

By Nichola Saminather TORONTO (Reuters) Marijuana sales will become legal in Canada beginning October 17, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday, making it the...
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