29 December 2018 Loren WMelbourne Australia It is ironic that one of the biggest problems facing Cannabis law reform in Australia is people thinking it is already legal for medical use and not knowing that most if not ALL legal medical Cannabis is CBD sourced from hemp not Cannabis. Mission accomplished, trouble is the hemp … Continue reading Hemp is Not Cannabis – Unless Australian Government Says So.
Easy to ignore how big a mess it still is in 2020 Portugal In 2020 Portugal law reform is still a mess when it comes to Cannabis law reform - Growing your own is still illegal as is possession. Here decriminalisation means if caught with less than 26gms then as a 1st offence there is … Continue reading Why Do Portugal Drug Laws Only Work in Portugal?
28 December 2018 MelbourneLoren W. " It means some Canadian patients have been spending hundreds of dollars a month on fake medical Cannabis. "The situation with CBD oil was even worse. Some CBD products claiming to 100 percent potency contained no active part of what some consider the most therapeutic compound. This means Canadian medical marijuana … Continue reading Canada Recalls Continue Fears Grow Canada CBD is Largely Fake (as exported to Australia)
27 December 2018 Melbourne Australia - Israel grows over 200 strains of Cannabis low Indicas, Sativas, Hybrids, with all profiles1) Low THC/high CBD, 2) High THC /low CBD 3) Low thc/low CBD Currently Australia doesn't allow importation of REAL Cannabis (THC over 1%) as verified by other suppliers and the government. The news will be … Continue reading Israel Approves – Export of Pharma “Medical Cannabis” – REAL Cannabis or Just Another Australia ?
Story via Reuters from http://bit.ly/Thai-Canna-1 Thailand legalised "medical Cannabis" today - but mystery surrounds exactly what products as REAL Cannabis remains schedule 1 and the partner in the trial only does hemp & CBD not Real Cannabis (see below) "Among a handful of foreign companies that are looking to enter the Thai market are British … Continue reading Thailand Legalizes Cannabis for Medical Use. REAL Cannabis or Did They Pull an Australian ?
Melbourne Australia 24 December 2018 story is being auto-loaded For those of us that have worked with government on Cannabis legislature, bills, policy or even those that have worked on submissions etc, we sometimes forget that most people including many activists do not see the full story based on the facts, only what the media … Continue reading What is LEGAL “Medical Cannabis” in Australia & How is it Forcing Australia to Legalise REAL Cannabis For Recreational Use ?
UPDATED 12 February 2019Melbourne Loren W 12 Feb 2019 Fiona Patten confirmed this am that her Cannabis bill is still at least MONTHS away, so hopefully we will see it in 2019. She has tabled the concept of a Bill but there is no bill as of yet or 2nfd reading planned. Her office confirmed … Continue reading 2019 Vic – Fiona’s Cannabis Bill Victoria UP IN SMOKE? Attention turns to ACT / NSW Cannabis Bills.
Loren W (updating) .. 16 August, 2018 Melbourne Australia (Earth 1) When Australia legalised Cannabis for medical use in 2016 they also redefined it, per the law (see the white box above) as a result Cannabis need not include "real Cannabis" but can include pharma, CBD, GMO, and even synthetics (as not from a plant). … Continue reading Why Cannabis is Still Illegal in Australia in 2018 & Why the Media is Largely to Blame
18 June 2018 When California legalised Cannabis in 1996, it was an pretty much remains the business of the elite. Now 22 years in sensibility and maturity and other things arise occasionally on law reform https://blog.sfgate.com/smellthetruth/2018/06/14/california-congresswoman-introduces-bill-to-bring-equality-to-marijuana-industry/
Greetings - working through a bit of update to the web site here. Most of what we do is on Twitter, & Facebook, so less is shown here. Working on trying to combine everything to laws etc. are more accessible and searchable. Most of the law information can be found on http://www.bit.ly/law-2018 and that is … Continue reading June 2018 Update