Patients in Israel can get a prescription for medical marijuana if their condition did not improve after trying traditional drugs within the past year.Unlike California’s notoriously lax rules governing medical marijuana, where complaints of a backache can cajole a doctor into writing a prescription, Israel restricts the drug far more stringently.Bureaucratic roadblocks and ministerial infighting, however, are undermining the country’s position, leaving much potential marijuana exports held up.The government reportedly told medicinal marijuana companies that their exports would be approved by 2018, according to industry employees.The Health and Finance ministries project that marijuana exports could bring between NIS 1 billion to NIS 4b. Yet because of all the delays, including from the Public Security Ministry, it is likely that actual exports won’t start until 2019.Despite the regulatory gridlock, Israeli cannabis firms are still meeting with companies to export their crop to Germany, Canada and the Czech Republic.That persuaded the companies to embark on multi-billion-shekel investments, some of which could now be in jeopardy.Israeli media reported that US President Donald Trump called Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu last month to object to the planned medical cannabis exports; his objection could not be independently confirmed. The country is one of the only places in the world where it’s possible to do clinical research on cannabis production.
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