Government

Brazil OK's Medical Marijuana, Denies Cannabis Cultivation

December 05, 2019

On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Brazil’s pharmaceutical regulator Avinsa approved regulations for the roll-out of medicinal cannabis-based products.

Congressional Committee Passes MORE Act to Legalize Marijuana

November 21, 2019

November 20, 2019 marked a monumental day in the prohibition of cannabis. The House Judiciary Committee (1) approved a bill that would federally decriminalize cannabis by removing it from the Controlled Substance Act and expunge particular crimes related to marijuana.

USDA Announces Domestic Hemp Production Program

October 29, 2019

The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, announced the establishment of the U.S. Domestic Hemp Production Program on October 29, 2019.