Feiglin: Cannabis legalization non-negotiable

"No one will establish a government without legalization," Zehut chairman says, noting his party will demand finance, education portfolios.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 3/5/2019, 2:55 PM

Israeli Cabinet approves export of medical cannabis

Cabinet okays export of medicinal marijuana, paving way for sales to Australia, Germany, Austria, and Mexico.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/29/2019, 7:46 AM

Moshe Feiglin: 'Cannabis must be legalized'

Zehut conditions future political agreements on legalization: 'One who broke law to acquire medicine he needs will receive my full backing.'Mordechai Sones, 12/27/2018, 12:15 PM

Global leaders in cannabis gather at Tel Aviv conference

Cannabis recognized as effective form of medication in treating pain and diseases; Tel Aviv cannabis conference shows best on offer today.Mordechai Sones, 10/17/2018, 1:10 PM

South Africa Highest Court legalizes cannabis use

South Africa's top court rules private and personal cannabis use legal in climax case; public use and sale remains illegal.Mordechai Sones, 9/18/2018, 4:56 PM

Watch: Raid on cannabis farm

Border Police raid hydro farm in Kiryat Gat, arrest three suspects; remand extended until Sunday.Mordechai Sones, 8/29/2018, 3:00 PM

Study: Cannabis oil 80% successful in helping autistic children

Israeli research shows CBD has 80% success rate in reducing problematic behavior among children with autism spectrum disorders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 6:30 PM

Bill reducing penalty for pot use approved

Ministerial Committee for Legislation approves bill decriminalizing marijuana use. 'This is a step forward for full legalization.'Tzvi Lev, 2/18/2018, 7:42 PM

Report: Israel froze marijuana exports at Trump's request

Report claims PM Netanyahu canned plan to export marijuana due to pressure from US Pres. Trump.JTA, Arutz Sheva, 2/9/2018, 10:27 AM

How did Israel become a world leader in medical marijuana?

How Israel has taken the world to new 'highs' when it comes to medical marijuana research.Tzvi Lev, 9/19/2017, 12:00 PM

California, Tel Aviv firms to jointly develop cannabis therapies

Israel 'at forefront of cannabinoid-based research in world' and therefore is 'perfect place to start development of these products.'Mordechai Sones, 7/19/2017, 12:31 PM

New research center focuses on the effects of cannabinoids

Hebrew University launches multidisciplinary center for cannabinoid research.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2017, 2:22 PM

'Israel - the nexus for cannabis innovation'

Watch: Participants of CannaTech 2017 speak about the developing field in which Israel is one of the leading countriesILTV, 4/3/2017, 11:50 AM

'We're setting goals for the ministries'

PM Netanyahu speaks about regulation of cannabis, economy, and the goals government ministries set for themselves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 1:03 PM

US company buys Israeli medical cannabis startup

“Kalytera” pays over $10 million for Israeli “talent biotechs” firm - renowned for cannabis-based medical therapies.ILTV, 2/23/2017, 2:04 AM

Teva to market, distribute medical cannabis inhaler in Israel

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries to become the first major medical company to market and distribute a cannabis inhaler.JTA, 11/30/2016, 3:53 AM

Be careful, Californians: Grass can kill

A warning to the states that legalized marijuana. Tzvi Fishman, 11/13/2016, 6:59 AM

'Dr. Cannabis' gets 46 months in jail

Tel Aviv district court sentences Dr. Avraham Dotan to 46 months in jail and 18 month suspended sentence for cannabis-related crimes.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 9/8/2016, 5:06 PM

Bag of cannabis found in Knesset bathroom

'Who's been smoking grass in the Knesset bathroom?'Tal Polon, 7/20/2016, 6:03 PM

Health Minister intends to distribute cannabis only to deserving

In a Ger-Hasidic convention, MK LIitzman discussed his cannabis reform, child allowance fund.Artuz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2016, 3:47 PM

Is marijuana kosher? If it's medicine, it doesn't matter

Following the OU’s certification, Canada’s Kashruth Council says medication need not be kosher.Shoshana Miskin, 1/11/2016, 12:14 PM

Medical Marijuana to Be Legalized?

Deputy Health Minister Litzman tells Knesset specialists will be allowed to prescribe medical cannabis.Gil Ronen, 7/27/2015, 12:02 PM

Minister: Law Would Turn Doctors into Drug Dealers

Medical marijuana debate continues, with Health Minister concerned over doctors’ role if drug is made easier to obtain.Maayana Miskin, 10/18/2013, 11:23 AM

Washington, Colorado Legalize Recreational Use of Marijuana

For the first time in history, the states of Washington and Colorado voted Tuesday to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/7/2012, 10:17 AM