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Isan

Maha Sarakham: Russian, 2 Thais caught with marijuana during curfew

A Russian man and two Thai men have been charged with drug smuggling after 296 packs of dried marijuana were seized from their pickup truck in Maha Sarakham province during the curfew. Immigration Bureau chief Pol Lt Gen Sompong Chingduang on Thursday announced the arrests of the three drug suspects during a media briefing. Full […]Read More

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200kg of marijuana seized in Khon Kaen

KHON KAEN: Highway police arrested a woman with 200 kilogrammes of dried marijuana at a checkpoint in Nam Phong district early on Sunday morning. Pol Col Apichart Pochan, chief of the Highway Police Sub-division 4, said in a press conference that the woman drove a Toyota Vigo pick-up through the highway police checkpoint on Mitrapap […]Read More

Phuket

British overstayer nabbed with ganja in Phuket

PHUKET: British national R. J. D., 46, was arrested in Kathu yesterday morning (Mar 13) for marijuana possession and overstay. Mr D. was arrested at 10.30am at Phuket Golf View Condominium in Kathu where he rented a room, Lt Col Pathapee Srichai of Phuket Provincial Police reported. Full story: thephuketnews.com By The Phuket NewsRead More

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Thailand’s First Medical Marijuana Clinic Opened

NONTHABURI, Jan 6 (TNA) – Over 360 patients have registered with Thailand’s first medical marijuana clinic specializing in four traditional cannabis-based medicines. Deputy Prime Minster and Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul opened the clinic which is situated at the Ministry of Public Health in Nonthaburi province on Monday. Full story: tna.mcot.net TNARead More

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Government Pushes for Removal of Marijuana and Kratom from Drugs

BANGKOK, Dec 27 (TNA) – The Thai government is pushing for the removal of marijuana and kratom from the list of narcotics, paving the way for more effective medical uses. Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul and Justice Minister Somsak Thepsutin on Friday signed two agreements to join hands in removing the two Thai traditional medicines […]Read More

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Government warns against growing cannabis without official permission

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has warned members of the public that they are not allowed to grow cannabis plants in their homes without official permission, as the law stipulates that the plant can only be grown and prescribed for medical and research purposes. After Thailand officially legalized the […]Read More

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Medical cannabis now administered in 12 health provinces

BANGKOK,19th August 2019 (NNT) – Authorized healthcare professionals at 12 hub hospitals across the country can administered cannabis products to patients as of today, after medical assessments to decide if requesting patients are suitable for this alternative treatment. The Ministry of Public Health has officially commenced medical cannabis services in 12 hospitals nationwide, where doctors […]Read More