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Luxembourg is gearing up to become the first European country to completely legalize cannabis

Luxembourg is gearing up to become the first European country to completely legalize cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 29, 2019

Luxembourg is going down in history as the first country in the European Union to completely legalize cannabis. Residents of Luxembourg who are of legal age – 18 and above – will be able to purchase the plant within the next two years, says Health Minister Etienne Schneider. “The drug legis...

Cannabis potency doubles across Europe over 11-year period

Cannabis potency doubles across Europe over 11-year period

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

January 18, 2019

The potency of cannabis has soared across Europe, with data revealing consumption rates to be double what they were a decade ago. Published in the journal Addiction, the study was carried out by researchers from the University of Bath and King’s College London. A primary study was conducted acro...

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