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Italian Cannabis Reform in Question Following Prime Minister’s ResignationEnrico Fletzer - Published on January 2, 2017Read more
Last month’s constitutional reform vote has thrown into question the fate of a cannabis legalization bill being considered by the country’s parliament.
First Vape Lounge for Cannabis Patients Opens in RomeEnrico Fletzer - Published on November 29, 2016Read more
Canapa Caffé’s founders want to give Rome’s cannabis patients a place to consume besides their homes. The only problem: It’s still illegal.
Despite Obstacles, Italian Cannabis Supporters Optimistic on LegalizationEnrico Fletzer - Published on November 14, 2016Read more
Italian lawmakers are considering whether to ease restrictions on cannabis and greenlight cannabis social clubs.
Cannabis Under the Volcano: A Visit to the Naples Hemp FairEnrico Fletzer - Published on October 26, 2016Read more
Buoyed by a supportive Naples mayor and a thriving hemp community, Canna in Mostra is helping to change the cannabis conversation.
Italy’s New Medical Cannabis Bill Aims to Address Old ObstaclesEnrico Fletzer - Published on October 20, 2016Read more
With lawmakers set to debate adult-use legalization later this year, a group of Democratic Party members has introduced an updated medical bill.
Cannabis R&D in Italy Is Building MomentumEnrico Fletzer - Published on September 29, 2016Read more
With cannabis returning to the mainstream, Italy is stepping up research and development, in large part to serve the its fledgling medical cannabis program.
A Visit to ‘Leaves of Grass’ Cannabis Lounge in Bologna, ItalyEnrico Fletzer - Published on September 19, 2016Read more
The space is a lot of things: a restaurant, bar, beer garden, video bar, bookshop, and deli. It’s also a sign of the changing times.
Survey Reveals How Italians Combine Cannabis and SexEnrico Fletzer - Published on September 17, 2016Read more
Scientists in Italy have started a research project to survey how people use both legal and illegal drugs to enhance sexual experiences.
Italian Law Enforcement Join Push for Cannabis LegalizationEnrico Fletzer - Published on September 7, 2016Read more
The bill, which would create Europe’s first fully legal adult-use cannabis market, is set for debate in Italy’s parliament later this month.
Fire on Fire: Italy’s Pikkanapa Festival Marries Cannabis and Chili PeppersEnrico Fletzer - Published on September 1, 2016Read more
The Italian town of Jesi hosts an annual festival in celebration of two of the region’s hottest agricultural products: cannabis and spicy chilies.