Cannabis law in Cyprus

Cannabis law in Cyprus

In Cyprus, Cannabis is a Class B substance – There is a possibility of life imprisonment is possible for use and a maximum eight years for possession (at the moment a maximum two years for the first offence for under 25-year-olds). In practice, an offender is taken to a local police station by drug enforcement […]

China Beginning of Marijuana

China Beginning of Marijuana

Cannabis Sativa (cannabis) is known to be one of the earliest plants cultivated by man. The first concrete evidence of the use of cannabis was found in China, where archaeological and historical findings indicate that that plant was cultivated for its fibres from as far back as 4.000 B.C. Using the  fibres extracted from the cannabis stems, the […]

Cannabis laws in Netherlands

Cannabis laws in Netherlands

Cannabis is currently illegal in the Netherlands, however, Dutch lawmakers in Feb 2017 approved legislation that would permit the professional cultivation of marijuana. How do you get marijuana in the Netherlands?  Over the counter and never off street dealers. Most coffeeshops have a weed menu, which gives information, usually in English, about the various strains […]

Marijuana Laws in Spain

Marijuana Laws in Spain

According to Spanish legal regulations, Cannabis social clubs  are non-profit organizations (or associations) of users who get together to consume cannabis and connect to others without having to turn to the black market. They are based on the fact that the personal consumption of this product has never been considered a crime under Spanish legislation. However, the consumtion and posession in […]

Smoking weed in Madrid

Smoking weed in Madrid

Madrid is one of the most pleasant of European cities. The climate is very dry, and can at times be a bit difficult. Summer temperatures can reach the 40 º level , and in the winter freezing point can be felt. However, these are extreme moments; most of the year, due to the dryness of […]

Welcome to Barcelona the New Marijuana Smoking Capital of the World

Welcome to Barcelona the New Marijuana Smoking Capital of the World

Amsterdam has the coveted position as being the cannabis centre of Europe, the city all cannabis smokers should visit at least once in their life time, a sort of mecca of cannabis smokers. However, things are rapidly changing and there is now a new contender for this coveted position.  Yes you’ve got it we’re talking […]

Laws and legal news about marijuana in Malaga, Spain

Laws and legal news about marijuana in Malaga, Spain

Laws and legal news about marijuana in Malaga, Spain Throughout the whole of Spain marijuana for personal use and in your own private home is legal and is generally tolerated. But, as we kkep reminding you, the selling, importation, exportation and growing of marijuana in comercial quantities (although comercial quantity is not in any way defined […]

Nine myths and truths of marijuana

Nine myths and truths of marijuana

Beyond the social and legal debate surrounding this ancestral plant, Cromos consulted a specialist about its medicinal benefits. 1. Smoking generates dependence False Improved seeds, such as Cripi, generate a relatively strong dependence, although very far from that produced by hard drugs such as heroin and bazuco. When your intake is withdrawn, there is a […]

In Mexico, smoking marijuana has become a “human right”

In Mexico, smoking marijuana has become a “human right”

Mexico’s Supreme Court voted 4 to 1 in a ruling that “leaving the marijuana possession and consumption outside the law represents a violation of fundamental human rights.” The new decree represents a change in the opinion of both the Mexican government and the people. The legalization of marijuana not only has an impact on the […]