Is Korea’s stance on marijuana-based medicine outdated? A mother’s plea for CBD legalization.

  Is Korea’s stance on marijuana-based medicine outdated? A mother’s plea for CBD legalization. A mother is labeled an illegal drug smuggler by the law for trying to get medicine for her son with an incurable brain disease. homepage : http://legalization.or.kr/ facebook : https://www.facebook.com/legalizenowkorea twitter : https://twitter.com/legalizenowkor instagram : https://www.instagram.com/legalizenowkorea/

By | 2018-11-18T16:03:19+00:00 10월 18th, 2018|아카이브|Is Korea’s stance on marijuana-based medicine outdated? A mother’s plea for CBD legalization.에 댓글 닫힘

Why we start the medical cannabis legalization campaign

  My name is pastor Sung-seok Kang, who is representative of Korea Medical Cannabis Organization. Since my seminary, I have begun ministry for immigrants who are discriminated against in Korean society. I have been doing ministry at the migrant center in Gyeongnam Changwon. While helping to move the donated rice, I went through an emergency [...]

By | 2018-11-18T16:03:41+00:00 10월 17th, 2018|아카이브|Why we start the medical cannabis legalization campaign에 댓글 닫힘

강연·원고, 취재·인터뷰 요청

  의료용 대마 합법화 운동본부 의 대표를 맡고 있는 강성석 목사입니다. 지난 2년 동안 의료용 대마와 관련하여 다양한 언론매체와 인터뷰를 하였습니다. 의료용 대마에 대한 사회적인식, 국민정서가 많이 변화 하였지만 아직 갈길이 먼것 같습니다. 인터뷰, 취재 이외에도 강연, 원고 요청 또한 받고 있습니다. nonviolent1979@gmail.com 으로 많은 연락 부탁드립니다 ----------- 의료용 대마 합법화 운동을 시작한 이유 신학교 시절부터 [...]

By | 2018-10-16T11:18:58+00:00 10월 16th, 2018|블로그, 아카이브|강연·원고, 취재·인터뷰 요청에 댓글 닫힘

[영문기사] Korea Lobby Group Founded to Push for Cannabis Legalization

A lobbying organization was recently formed in South Korea to push for the legalization of medical cannabis. Known as The Organization of Legalizing Medical Cannabis in Korea, this lobbying and cannabis advocacy group intend to persuade the government to adopt medical cannabis as a legally recognized medicine. The group’s first general meeting in Seoul was [...]

By | 2018-10-09T20:39:20+00:00 10월 9th, 2018|아카이브|[영문기사] Korea Lobby Group Founded to Push for Cannabis Legalization에 댓글 닫힘

[영문기사] Medical cannabis bill advances in South Korea

A revised law to permit the use of medical marijuana in South Korea is scheduled for review by key lawmakers in the Legislative Welfare Committee later this month, the first real test for the bill since its introduction in the legislature two months ago. It has been in committee review since February and still faces a long road. An [...]

By | 2018-10-04T14:13:54+00:00 10월 4th, 2018|아카이브|[영문기사] Medical cannabis bill advances in South Korea에 댓글 닫힘

[영문기사] Will Seoul legalize marijuana – at least partially?

Korea has been one of the countries that cracked down on marijuana users most harshly. There still are quite a few news stories about celebrities and ordinary people being caught for smoking hashish. The global trends toward greater tolerance of the use of marijuana not just for the medical but recreational purpose have yet to [...]

By | 2019-09-24T14:39:02+00:00 9월 14th, 2018|아카이브|[영문기사] Will Seoul legalize marijuana – at least partially?에 댓글 닫힘

[영문기사] ‘Cannabis needed for medical treatment’

Kim is a medical doctor and a mother of a seven-year-old boy who suffers Lennos-Gastaut syndrome (LGS), or childhood-onset epilepsy. She learned about the effectiveness of cannabis oil in treating epilepsy symptoms and ordered it from overseas last year. The oil arrived in Korea but never got to her address. Instead, the prosecution which was [...]

By | 2018-09-14T11:48:18+00:00 9월 14th, 2018|아카이브|[영문기사] ‘Cannabis needed for medical treatment’에 댓글 닫힘

[영문기사] An unlikely advocate for medical marijuana legalization

SEOUL — Seated on a large colorful play mat, a doctor coos at her son; they are both bathed in the sunlight that streams into their high-rise apartment. She waves a red, rubber toy with brush-like tendrils in front of her son’s eyes. He seems agitated, yelling in quick bursts.   The doctor, who asked [...]

By | 2018-09-14T11:47:05+00:00 9월 14th, 2018|아카이브|[영문기사] An unlikely advocate for medical marijuana legalization에 댓글 닫힘

[영문기사] First civic campaign to legalize medical use of marijuana in S. Korea

Smoking marijuana is not a big problem in the United States but South Korea maintains "zero tolerance". Cannabis is illegal under any circumstances and violators go to prison like BIGBANG member TOP who became the latest target of public criticism for inhaling the banned substance. TOP's case raised public awareness and debate over the medical [...]

By | 2018-09-14T11:45:35+00:00 9월 14th, 2018|아카이브|[영문기사] First civic campaign to legalize medical use of marijuana in S. Korea에 댓글 닫힘

[보도자료] 의료용 대마 합법화 법, 국회 법안소위 통과

보도자료 의료용 대마 합법화 법, 보건복지위원회 법안소위 가결 국회 보건복지위원회 전문의원 ‘현행법 불합리, 허용 필요’ 식약처 ‘환자의 치료선택권 보장 필요’ 한국희귀필수의약품센터 통한 처방은 업무 과열될 것 한국 의료용 대마 합법화 운동본부(대표 강성석 목사)는 2017년 6월 29일 창립총회를 가진 환자, 환자가족 단체로서 그동안 신경질환 환자를 위한 대마 성분 의약품 처방과 건강기능식품 유통을 위해 싸워온 시민단체이다. 2018년 [...]

By | 2018-09-12T10:18:25+00:00 9월 12th, 2018|뉴스, 아카이브|[보도자료] 의료용 대마 합법화 법, 국회 법안소위 통과에 댓글 닫힘