Right-wing and religious leaders are pushing for a more open stance to marijuana in Israel.
An Israeli government committee gave an initial nod on Sunday for the export of medical marijuana in what could be a windfall for companies in Israel, widely regarded as a leader in research in the field.
Israel plans to decriminalize personal marijuana use, Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan said on Thursday, adopting an approach similar to some U.S. states and European countries.
Sheldon Adelson made headlines in early January, when he flew non-stop to Hawaii from Israel in his private jet. The 18-hour flight broke the record for the longest haul from Israel’s Ben Gurion airport.
(JTA) — Teva Pharmaceutical Industries of Israel will market and distribute a cannabis inhaler in the country, becoming the first major medical company in the world to do so. Teva signed an agreement to exclusively market and distribute the inhaler developed and manufactured by the Tel Aviv-based company Syqe Medical, the companies said in a statement…
Stressful Thanksgiving dinner? The rest of the holiday weekend need not be. A new cookbook offers recipes for pot-infused gefilte fish, challah, latkes, kugel, matzo balls and more.
Tense Thanksgiving dinner? There’s always Shabbat. A culinary mad scientist whips up a delicious and dizzying Friday-night dinner. (Think THC-laced matzo balls, for starters.)
The vast majority of the funds supporting Protecting Nevada’s Children, the political action committee opposing recreational pot, come from Adelson.
Medical marijuana is on track to become a booming industry in Israel, with 36 Israeli companies now doing clinical research on cannabis.
Pending approval from the country’s Health Ministry, Israel’s biggest drugstore conglomerate will dispense medical pot at its hundreds of locations, according to a Thursday report in Ha’aretz.