Hard with the weakest: Criminalization of the “micro-trafficking” of cannabis in Costa Rica

Read in Spanish By Ernesto Cortés – Anthropologist and Director of ACEID Just for selling one gram of cannabis or a crack stone a person can go to jail for

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Las Vegas gives $1.8 million legal cannabis tax to help homeless people

Read in Spanish The authorities of the State of Las Vegas Nevada in the United States assigned almost 1.8 million collected from sales legal cannabis to finance homes for the

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Ecuador will enable medicinal cannabis production to help thousands of patients

  Read in Spanish The National Assembly of Ecuador is about to vote for a reform that will decriminalize the therapeutic use of cannabis and enable national production. This is

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Legal cannabis in Canada hits the black market for $ 41 million in the first month

  Read in Spanish Cannabis sales contributed to the state a total of $ 41 million in sales during the first month sales since its legalization in December. These statistics

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Legal cannabis reduced drug trafficking in the southern border of the United States

  Read in Spanish To the extent that the states have created a legal chain of cannabis production, the southern border of the United States has seen a decline in

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Mexico: cannabis will be legal in 2019

  Read in Spanish The president-elect of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, presented a bill in the Senate to legalize the consumption, production and distribution of cannabis with various uses.

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El Salvador: scandal for imprisonment and torture of activists reaches the UN

  Read in Spanish Civil society organizations from the United States, France, Uruguay and El Salvador delivered during the session of the United Nations Narcotics and Drugs Commission (CNA), a

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The Federal Cannabis Prohibition Effect

Lea el artículo en español. In a recent interview, Stafford Fitzgerald Haney (former United States Ambassador to Costa Rica) was asked if he saw any contradictions with cannabis regulation and

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Right of reply: Tim Morales

With the recent reports of a company called Greenleaf Holding Technologies being accused of possibly questionable dealings in the proposed medical cannabis area in Costa Rica, I feel I should

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The Million Dollar International Scam, Sale of Illegal Cannabis Licenses in Costa Rica

Three years ago Costa Rica was at the doors of something revolutionary. A new administration put an end to eight years of corruption scandals, strikes and mismanagement of the public

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Last Day “Reform Conference 2015”, a Great Thing is coming

The third and final day of the Drug Policy Alliance 2015 Reform Conference was an exciting and emotional close to a truly remarkable event. For several days, the 1500 attendants

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