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UIC Launches Revamped Website

Peak medicinal cannabis advocacy body United in Compassion has today launched a re-vamped and more up-to-date website in a drive to be as clear as it can about its work, areas of focus as well as its positions and policies.

Who's to blame for Israel's medical cannabis shortage?

Pharmacists blame growers and growers blame druggists. Shortfall has grown since reforms went into effect

Mother of epileptic girl has medicinal cannabis seized for second time

The mother of a severely epileptic nine-year-old girl has had medical cannabis seized at an airport for the second time, even though she had a private prescription for the medicine

Will this doco push medicinal cannabis into mainstream Australia?

'High as Mike' dives into the complexity of Australia's medicinal cannabis regime

'We thought Billy had won his medicinal cannabis battle – but now the NHS won't let him have it'

Charlotte and Billy Caldwell’s quaint white-and-red cottage in the countryside near Castlederg, County Tyrone, has a surprising name.

Hemp used in housing and health food busts myths about misunderstood plant

Hemp, one of the planet's most misunderstood plants, is finally shedding its undeserved bad rap

Here's how I got access to legal CBD oil in Australia

On March 28, I tweeted that I was interested in trying CBD Oil for my eight-and-a-half year chronic pain problem

Medicinal cannabis survey: How many Kiwis want access to the drug?

A third of Kiwis have indicated they could try to access medicinal cannabis products when they become more widely and legally available next year, a survey shows

Intellectual property battle over cannabis products already being fought

Experts are expecting overseas competition in an industry race to patent medical marijuana products ahead of next year's cannabis referendum

Rose Renton readies for next stage in cannabis struggle

Mum who fought for her teen son's right to medicinal cannabis sizes up a new challenge