"We don't want more deaths," said a Mexican senator. "It will be a major contribution to bringing peace to our beloved country."
Michigan Governor-elect Gretchen Whitmer said she would begin "taking some action" on the issue early next year.
"Legalization is happening at a much more rapid pace than expected, even compared to, say, 12 months ago," C21 CEO Robert Cheney said.
Kentucky's Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon is facing trial after allegedly stealing opioids.
"Seeing our neighbors making progress should put much more pressure on us to get it right and ditch our outdated federal marijuana policy," Democrat Congressman Earl Blumenauer from Oregon told Newsweek.
MDMA is a psychoactive compound, commonly known as ecstasy, that's primarily used as a recreational drug.
"The effects caused by marijuana do not justify an absolute prohibition on its consumption," the court ruled.
Licensing issues and postal strikes have presented obstacles for the country's fledgling cannabis industry.
The five-year-old boy from Ohio was playing with plastic vampire teeth when he fell ill.
Scientists believe drugs take over mechanisms in the brain which form memories, potentially offering one explanation for substance abuse and addiction.
South Korean citizens are subject to the country's strict drug laws even when abroad.
"There is currently no educational nor regulatory scheme that will guarantee that this drug will be used only as described in the label," one concerned board member said.
Elina Childs sold 30 boxes of snacks in just 45 minutes.
Nicole Boroviak says the attack was linked to her killing of housemate Joanne Martell in 2015.
Drug resistance threatens recent gains against the disease—but research shows there's reason to be optimistic.
"As just the second country and the first G7 nation to end marijuana prohibition, Canada has positioned itself as a global leader for cannabis business and development."
Mexican and U.S. law enforcement agencies discovered a highly sophisticated underground tunnel—featuring a rail system and solar-powered lighting—running underneath the border between Mexico and California.
Psilocybin is increasingly being recognized by scientists as potentially effective treatments for a number of psychological disorders, such as addiction and depression.
Despite a string of failed clinical trials for new dementia drugs, there are reasons to remain optimistic.
Human rights groups say at least 12,000 people have been killed since Duterte took office in 2016.
As the country battles record homicide rates, it remains unclear who was behind the disappearance of 43 students in 2014.
The research was "the first" to directly target and "dramatically" reduce numbers of dementia-causing particles.
Officials discovered 540 separate packages of cocaine hidden among the fruit.