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Canada just became the second country in the world — and the first G7 nation — to legalize marijuana nationwide. The move was a key part of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's campaign promise.
Marijuana's official designation as a Schedule 1 drug means it's pretty tough to study. Yet some studies have linked marijuana with several health benefits.
The Canadian Marijuana Index surged when trading opened after Canada becomes the second country in the world to legalize marijuana.
Canada's legal marijuana market will be a $6.5 billion industry by 2020, according to a new report from CIBC. That's far more than Canadians spend on liquor, and it's approaching wine sales.
A compound in the plant that’s been linked to a range of potential health benefits — but doesn’t cause a high — is increasingly being eyed for its use in salves, oils, balms, and beverages. It’s also the active ingredient in a new drug that’s on the cusp of federal approval.
Trump said he’s likely to sign a bill protecting states with legalized marijuana, directly opposing Jeff Sessions
Sen. Cory Gardner and Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced bipartisan legislation to protect state-legalized marijuana. Trump on Friday said he would likely support the bill. The move would protect legally-operating marijuana business from federal interference.
Legalising cannabis in the UK and creating a marijuana market could raise potential tax revenues of £1 billion to £3.5 billion, according to a Health Poverty Action report — a figure that could offset the NHS deficit.
Bill DeBlasio has directed the NYPD to no longer arrest people who smoke marijuana in public.
A drug derived from marijuana just got a big lift that will likely make it the first of its kind to get federal approval
A drug derived from marijuana to treat epilepsy is on the brink of winning US government approval. In its third large clinical trial, Epidiolex appeared to significantly reduce the worst symptoms of two severe forms of childhood epilepsy.
One of the world’s largest legal marijuana producers operates out of a once-abandoned Hershey’s factory
Marijuana manufacturing giant Canopy Growth plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) before June. Take a look inside the Canadian company's headquarters to see where it grows, trims, processes, packages, and ships marijuana.