France appears ready to OK funding for a medical cannabis experiment with 3,000 patients

France may approve medical cannabis funding for 3,000 patients. This article was originally published in MJBizdaily.com French lawmakers appear ready to approve legislation to bankroll a two-year medical cannabis trial program for 3,000 patients, a move that would give overseas companies the opportunity to export product to what could become one of Europe’s largest markets.…

Final draft of Mexico’s bill to legalize cannabis expected Oct. 17, senator says

The Mexican Senate’s parliamentary commissions of justice, health and legislative study had a special joint meeting to provide updates on the upcoming legalization of marijuana. This article was originally published in MJBizdaily.com During the meeting, Senator Julio Ramón Menchaca Salazar, president of the Justice Commission, emphasized that the Senate’s deadline to legalize is Wednesday, Oct. 23. Senator Damián Zepeda Vidales…