Sativex is super strong, concentrated cannabis. Nothing more, nothing less. GW Pharmaceuticals would have you believe that it’s a “pharmaceutical” product because according to its research that’s what patients prefer. As the GW spokesman puts it, “It’s a pharmaceutical solution, formulated with the ability to deliver a precise dose and with stringent standards of quality, safety and efficacy”.
( full story … Cannabis is Sativex is Cannabis )
Douglas Husak combines hard fact and rigorous moral reasoning in his well-argued analysis of the drug law debate in his book, ‘Legalize This! The case for decriminalising drugs.’ We have summarised his arguments – without offering our own view – to help the reader decide how they feel about the central question of the justice of drug laws.
( full story … The forgotten war! )
“Australia has it’s roots in the struggle for freedom, a perfect place to seed the cannabis revolution.”, said Dr. Bob. Dr Robert Melamede PhD is a special guest at the annual cannabis law reform rally, Nimbin MardiGrass, May 1st and 2nd, and will discuss the health benefits of cannabis extracts and their anti-aging and anti-cancer properties.
( full story … Dr. Bob blows in. )
Today, the hemp industry is offering many alternatives to our oil dependent economy including soap, brick for houses, biofuel, textile for clothing, food, paper, packaging, and cosmetics. The hemp plant is easy to cultivate and demands no pesticides and little water to grow. Although the possibilities are endless, some powerful interests have crippled its progress in our lives for profit made by the oil and pesticide companies. This is why we address this letter ….
( full story … From the people of this Earth )
Many of the news reports are incorrect with their reporting of the details of this raid. No plants were seized during this raid although there have been several conflicting news reports that over 70 plants were seized from Rick Simpson’s home; and this is simply untrue.
( full story … RCMP Raid Simpsons )
Following the sacking of Professor Nutt and resignation of members ofthe Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD), the Legalise Cannabis Alliance (LCA) has challenged the way in which the Government formulates its policy on drugs.
( full story … Legalise Cannabis Alliance and Prof. Nutt )
Each year, the U.S. government spends over $30 billion on the drug war and arrests 1.5 million American citizens on drug-related charges.
( full story … Schedule Ambiguity )
This memorandum provides clarification and guidance to federal prosecutors in States that have enacted laws authorizing the medical use of marijuana.
( full story … Authorizing the Medical Use of Marijuana )
Bill C-6 is about to have its 3rd and final reading before being passed into law. In my 59 years as a once proud Canadian, this is the greatest sense of patriotic loss, I have ever experienced.
( full story … Farewell Canada. )
The new green materials sourced for this car have been carefully studied to ensure that each technology used reduces the environmental impact of the vehicle.
( full story … LOTUS ECO ELISE )