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Thailand is leading the way for cannabis legalization in Asia

Thailand is leading the way for cannabis legalization in Asia

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 29, 2019

Everybody knows that Asia is a strictly no-cannabis zone, despite the fact that many a traveler will manage to seek out their stash in the tropical region. However, what most people don't know is that Thai medicine once relied heavily on the cannabis plant’s active compounds. Due to the high potency of plants that can b...

Cannabis advocates in Thailand push for complete legalization and home-growing

Cannabis advocates in Thailand push for complete legalization and home-growing

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 13, 2019

“[Cannabis] is not a drug that should be illegal – it’s that simple,” were the words recently spoken by the leader of Thailand’s Bhumjaithai party, Anutin Charnvirakul. His public announcement is a bold one and on March 24, he will lead the Bhumjaithai into the Kingdom of Thailand's eagerl...

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