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Following reports about the World Health Organization (WHO) recommending a rescheduling of cannabis and several of its key components under international drug treaties, the European Parliament voted on Wednesday on a resolution that would help advance medical cannabis in the countries that form the European Union.

Global health group appears ready to suggest relaxing treaty language, which could hasten widespread legalization.

Cannabis shortages appeared almost immediately after recreational marijuana was legalized in Canada four months ago.

Teamsters Rail Conference Canada President Lyndon Isaak says all three railroads have adjusted their policies in light of the legalization of cannabis in October.

Athenians and tourists can now buy cannabis products from a vending machine which was installed earlier this week in the center of the Greek capital.

The pot growth story has mostly focused on developments in Canada and the U.S., but one broker says medical cannabis and wellness products are proving a bigger money spinner than it had expected in Europe.

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