WeedWorthy News Network

Hot off the press cannabis, marijuana, cbd and hemp news from around the world on the WeedWorthy News Network.
Kesi Asher ~ JamaicaObserver.com ~ Canadian company to develop medicinal products from Jamaican marijuana for international market.
Flip Stewart ~ Vice.com ~   A petition on the UK government's website calling for cannabis legalization reached more than 200,000 signatures, meaning the proposal will be debated by the British parliament.
Dennis Mitzner ~ TechCrunch ~   Known for its dynamic tech startups, agricultural innovations, and security solutions, Israel could soon add cannabis powerhouse to the list, thanks to domestic efforts to decriminalize the drug… and a push to use it as a medical export.
Rob Waugh ~ Metro.co.uk ~ The first legal marijuana pills have gone on sale in Europe – and are available now via an online store.
Amy Willis ~ Metro.co.uk ~   Perhaps this is why mums really go to Iceland.
Deutsche Welle  ~   Thousands of people took to the streets of Berlin to advocate the legalization of cannabis. The 19th annual "Hanfparade" (hemp parade) has also found support among some politicians.
Rebecca Puddy ~ The Australian ~ Once believed to be the drug of choice for free-spirited youth, cannabis is more popular with older people than ever before.
James Cusick ~ The Independent ~ Ron Hogg will now only intervene if Durham growers are being 'blatant'.
Stacey Knott ~ Stuff.co.nz ~   Alex Renton sparked a national debate about medicinal cannabis while in a coma, his sister has told the teen's memorial service.
Reuters ~   Chile took a step forward in decriminalizing the use of cannabis on Tuesday after the lower house of Congress approved by a wide margin a bill that seeks to change the law in the South American country.