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What does Jeff Sessions' exit mean for Federal policy?

The notoriously anti-cannabis attorney general is out, giving some hope that whoever fills the position could have a more progressive approach to drug policy

Mother of Alfie Dingley says doctors 'too frightened' to prescribe legal medicinal cannabis

The severely epileptic seven-year-old is running out of the drug despite it being legalised for specialist cases since 1 November

Medical cannabis user finds prescription unaffordable now that recreational weed is legal

If Shane Moore were to purchase his prescription from a Health Canada supplier, it would cost him $1,500 every month. He can't afford that

Sex, drugs and estradiol: Why cannabis affects women differently

Sex differences in cannabis use are beginning to be explained with the aid of brain studies in animals and humans

Paul Flynn to quit after 31 years as Labour MP and cannabis campaigner retires over health

The 83-year-old has not spoken in the House of Commons since February after his long affliction with rheumatoid arthritis worsened

Cannabis health products are everywhere – but do they live up to the hype?

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is now available in the UK in everything from skin creams to beers. But don’t set your hopes too high

Medicinal cannabis should be available for all NHS patients

Campaigners have said that medical cannabis should be made available for all NHS patients amid expectations it will only be prescribed to help treat three conditions

Canada cannabis legalisation: 'We know the world is watching'

Four "ganjapreneurs" in Canada give their take on legalised cannabis

Canadian companies revisiting workplace policies with cannabis legalization just one week away

They need to find a balance between safety and employee choice in Canada’s newly permissive legal environment

High As Mike: Tamworth documentary fires up frustrating medical cannabis access issue

A homegrown Tamworth documentary is shining the light on how difficult it is for patients to access medical cannabis. It's hoped it will lead to big changes in the nation's legislation