HempMeds Wins Product Registration Hearing In Puerto Rico, Begins Selling First-Ever Approved Nutraceutical Product

HempMeds wins approval to sell RSHO in PR

CALIFORNIA: Medical Marijuana, Inc., the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, has announced that its subsidiary HempMeds had its product registrations affirmed in Puerto Rico, enabling the company to continue selling its CBD hemp oil products freely throughout the U.S. territory. This major milestone marks another historic first for RSHO as the first and only legally registered cannabis Read the full article…

Puerto Rico Moves To Legalize Marijuana For Medical Uses

The governor of Puerto Rico has signed an executive order to allow marijuana to be permitted for medical uses.

PUERTO RICO:  The governor of Puerto Rico has signed an executive order to allow marijuana to be permitted for medical uses. Alejandro Garcia Padilla endorsed the move, which will come into immediate effect, following a lengthy public debate on the US territory. Governor Padilla mentioned that Puerto Rico’s health secretary will have three months to Read the full article…

Momentum Builds In Puerto Rico For Major Marijuana Reforms

Puerto Rico Residents March for Marijuana Legalization

PUERTO RICO: Momentum is building in Puerto Rico to legalize medical marijuana, decriminalize marijuana possession and export industrial hemp. If this happens, Puerto Rico will become the first American territory to legalize medical marijuana and decriminalize marijuana possession. Yes, you read that right. If House Bill 1362 and Senate Bill 517 are approved, as is widely Read the full article…

Lawmakers Take Pause In Pot Decriminalization Debate In Puerto Rico

The bill sets forth that possession of up to 14 grams (1/2 ounce) of pot would not constitute a crime and would be considered only a violation that would carry a maximum fine of $100, with penalties of $200 for a second offense and $300 for a third offense.

PUERTO RICO: The decriminalization of small amounts of marijuana for personal use in Puerto Rico will have to wait after the island’s House of Representatives did not discuss a bill already passed by the Senate on its last working day for approving measures during the current legislative session. The controversial measure, which is being sponsored by Read the full article…

Lawmakers Take Pause In Pot Decriminalization Debate In Puerto Rico

PUERTO RICO: The decriminalization of small amounts of marijuana for personal use in Puerto Rico will have to wait after the island’s House of Representatives did not discuss a bill already passed by the Senate on its last working day for approving measures during the current legislative session. The controversial measure, which is being sponsored by Read the full article…

Caribbean Countries Start Looking At Marijuana Legalization

Many tribes are carefully considering their approach to marijuana while other tribes are accepting advice from shysters who may be leading them down the garden path.

CARIBBEAN: The small economies of the Caribbean are beginning to examine the legalization, or at least the decriminalization, of the consumption and possession of marijuana, with Puerto Rico leading the pack now that next week the Senate will begin studying the issue.