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Cannabis legalization in the UK could earn Treasury £3.5bn

Cannabis legalization in the UK could earn Treasury £3.5bn

Bethan Rose Jenkins and Bethan Rose Jenkins

June 15, 2018

The UK Treasury could earn £3.5 billion in annual tax revenue if it legalizes cannabis, according to new research. Health Poverty Action has reported how the UK cannabis industry could generate an impressive £2.26 billion in license fees and taxes if it established a system just like those introduced...

The Marijuana Justice Act finally gets the support of Kamala Harris

The Marijuana Justice Act finally gets the support of Kamala Harris

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 27, 2018

On Thursday, May 10, US Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) declared her support for the Marijuana Justice Act, which could contribute to legalizing cannabis in the U.S. at the federal level. Harris signed on to congressional legislation that would eliminate cannabis from the US Controlled Substances Act - ...

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