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New cannabis products — like edibles, beverages, topicals and extracts — will be for sale legally in Canada in mid-December.

As a nearly unanimous French Senate gave medical marijuana the green light on May 28, France will start experimenting the use of medical marijuana for “about two years”, pending the approval of the health ministry.

A mother who took her severely ill child to the Netherlands for cannabis oil treatment says she is now trapped living abroad.

Lawmakers from a wide range of parties have begun working on new legislation that would legalize the production and consumption of marijuana for recreational purposes.

In a sign of the shift in opinion, corporate Japan is now wrestling with the consequences of the country’s stringent narcotics laws as cannabis-related products threaten to disrupt the alcohol and tobacco industries.

The world’s first beer brewed from cannabis will be ready when Canada legalizes cannabis beverages later this year.

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