“Druglawed: Statesman” Blazes into the UK Film Festival Circuit

Druglawed on UK Film Festival

The London Cannabis Film Festival will host the European premiere of my latest documentary film “Statesman: Finding Mujica” shot in South America in 2016 and released earlier this year. I recently received the good news that the film was accepted into the competition for best feature along with other solid picks such as the documentary […]

Uruguay Diverted $22 Million from the Black Market into its Regulated Cannabis Market

Uruguay Diverted $22 Million from the Black Market

The Government of Uruguay caused estimated losses to drug trafficking totaling 22 million dollars through the implementation of cannabis regulation in 2013, as reported by the state’s Institute of Regulation and Control of Cannabis (IRCCA). IRCCA’s fifth report on the state of affairs of the regulated market, released on November 30, 2018, states that “It’s […]

4000 New Registrations Added to Uruguay’s Cannabis Distribution System

Uruguay's Experiment Legalization

There have been 4,000 new registrations to Uruguay’s cannabis distribution system in the first four months of 2018. The official network of pharmacies supplying the public with cannabis now has a current total of 22,000 registered users. If all the registered consumers bought their full allocation (40 grams monthly) the two authorized companies producing legal […]