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Medical cannabis tech: discover the blockchain program for tracking medical cannabis - Health Europa

Health EuropaShoppers Drug Mart is partnering with TruTrace Technologies Inc. on a pilot blockchain program that will be identifying, verifying and tracking medical cannabis ... | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:21:23 GMT

Col'Cacchio to offer pizzas with a touch of cannabis | Cape Argus - IOL

IOLLocal restaurant Col'Cacchio will offer cannabis pizzas to its customers that "contains no THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) or synthetic chemicals". | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:03:00 GMT

New York marijuana: What to know about medical marijuana after recreational pot failed - The Journal News |

The Journal News | LoHud.comNew York recreational pot push is dead, for now, but medical marijuana advocates say the push to expand patient access and medical acceptance is alive. | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 09:00:00 GMT

Cannabis-related companies hit brick wall on social media -

UPI.comCannabis and industrial hemp companies that are legal in many states are finding an uneven terrain online when they attempt to promote their businesses or ... | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:08 GMT

Medical cannabis group EMMAC forms research partnership with Hyris Ltd - CNA

CNAPARIS: European medical cannabis company EMMAC announced on Monday a research partnership with UK biotechnology company Hyris Limited to develop ... | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 06:22:22 GMT

Supreme Cannabis to Launch Investment Platform Supreme Heights - PRNewswire

PRNewswireTORONTO, June 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Supreme Cannabis Company, Inc. ("Supreme Cannabis" or the "Company") (TSX: FIRE) (OTCQX: SPRWF) ... | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 06:00:00 GMT

Can weed users be trusted with guns? A battle in America's heartland - The Guardian

The GuardianAs legalization reaches the red states, the conflict between federal gun and marijuana laws becomes an issue. | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 05:30:00 GMT

Cannabis company Althea rockets higher on European expansion potential - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceThe Althea Group Holdings Ltd (ASX:AGH) share price has rocketed higher today. Here's why the cannabis company's shares are on fire... | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 03:00:08 GMT

B.C.'s largest First Nation accuses province of conflict on cannabis licences -

Canada.comVICTORIA — B.C.'s largest First Nation is accusing the provincial government of stalling its application for a retail cannabis licence while it races to open its own ... | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 02:00:00 GMT

Men charged over seizure of almost €800,000 of cannabis -

Independent.ieTwo men have been charged in connection with a drugs haul in Cork over the weekend during which gardai seized almost €800000 worth of cannabis herb. | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 01:30:00 GMT

Current Cannabis News

HempFest Expo has Saskatoon residents curious for cannabis - Global News

Global NewsCannabis lovers got the chance to experience everything and anything cannabis related at the HempFest Cannabis Expo. | Mon, 24 Jun 2019 00:40:00 GMT

In Wisconsin, cannabis and CBD users close as Main Street - WBAY

WBAYVIROQUA, Wis. (AP) — In a tiny room inside a hair salon in Viroqua, Wisconsin, two women gaze over a glass case. They have driven 30-some miles down the ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:31:45 GMT

20 tons of illegal cannabis seized near Buellton in Santa Barbara County, authorities say - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesAuthorities from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department last week seized about 20 tons of cannabis and 350,000 plants on a plot of land outside Buellton ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:20:00 GMT

Cannabis stocks slammed as Canopy earnings disappoint - MarketWatch

MarketWatchCannabis stocks fell on Friday, led by Canopy Growth Corp., after the biggest company in the sector measured by market cap reported an unexpected decline in. | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 18:23:00 GMT

Cannabis Ingredient CBD Could One Day Become an Antibiotic - Newsweek

NewsweekAs scientists work to stem the tide of antibiotic resistance, the authors of a study believe an ingredient in cannabis could one day form the basis of a new drug. | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 18:00:00 GMT

STEWART: Cannabis acceptance will increase with rollout of new products - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunWILL STEWARTHealth Canada recently released new regulations which set the stage for the next wave of cannabis legalization.Starting late this year, ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 17:17:00 GMT

Police 'found a kilo of cannabis' at man's Lockwood home - ExaminerLive

ExaminerLivePaul Tilburn denies producing 23 plants at his address. | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 17:00:00 GMT

Preston teenager dies after taking MDMA and cannabis - BBC News

BBC NewsPolice say the boy, 17, was at a "gathering" with friends and took both drugs before falling ill. | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 15:26:39 GMT

Humboldt County threatened cannabis fines. They were growing peaches and tomatoes. - The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsFarmer Tom O'Gorman, a self-described “old hippie” who took part in the 1970s back-to-land movement, admits he matches the profile of a cannabis grower, ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 14:23:00 GMT

Standards Couldn't Come Soon Enough for Sector: Cannabis Weekly - Bloomberg

BloombergA non-profit cannabis group announced a set of standards for the industry this week, aiming to be proactive before a scandal sullies the sector. | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 14:00:00 GMT

How to Talk to Your Doctor About Cannabis Use - Weedmaps News

Weedmaps NewsHave you had a bad experience disclosing cannabis use to a doctor? Did a doctor's attitude toward cannabis impact the quality of care you received? You're not ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 13:00:00 GMT

Ontario cannabis sales see major boost from physical store rollout; BC sales drop - Marijuana Business Daily

Marijuana Business DailySales of adult-use cannabis in Ontario more than doubled in April on the back of new store openings after months of stagnation, representing “powerful ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 12:18:12 GMT

The Most Important Marijuana Growth Chart You'll Ever See - Motley Fool

Motley FoolRight now, few industries offer greater long-term growth potential than the legal marijuana industry. On Wall Street, peak sales projections for the cannabis ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 12:00:00 GMT

‘They’re gentrifying it’: big money muscles in on the cannabis market - The Guardian

The GuardianAt the Cannabis Europa conference this week, business interests will be well represented – to the dismay of veteran campaigners. | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Pharmaceutical-grade medicinal cannabis 'global shortage' to be met with Australian product - ABC News

ABC NewsAn Australian medicinal cannabis company is working to address a global shortage of pharmaceutical-grade product, reducing cost and improving access at the ... | Sun, 23 Jun 2019 03:25:38 GMT

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Deputies Seize 20 Tons of Illegal Cannabis Near Buellton - KTLA Los Angeles

KTLA Los AngelesDeputies with the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department's Cannabis Compliance Team and multiple other law enforcement agencies seized about 20 tons ... | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 23:18:00 GMT

Marin medical cannabis delivery applicants face new hurdle - Marin Independent Journal

Marin Independent JournalThree of four businesses seeking licenses to supply medical cannabis in Marin are competing for the same spot. | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 22:46:19 GMT

BRAUN: Don't be a dope about transporting cannabis - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunKeep your skunk in the trunk.Put your loot in the boot.Legal cannabis, just like alcohol, has to be transported properly.Even after you've followed all the rules, ... | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 21:21:00 GMT

Not your average fungi: Magic mushrooms follow cannabis for potential health benefits - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunWith cannabis now legal in Canada, a new drug — Psilocybe cubensis ('magic mushroom or 'shrooms') — has started to grow on those with depression and ... | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 20:24:00 GMT

Cannabis exchange: Pot summit in Holyoke covers entrepreneurship, social equity - GazetteNET

GazetteNETHOLYOKE — Last month, state senators rejected a proposal to create a cannabis trust fund to provide start-up capital with zero-interest for entrepreneurs in ... | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 19:27:26 GMT

Bill Ralston: Why Mike Hosking is wrong about cannabis - Noted

NotedLegalising, taxing and regulating is the best approach to cannabis in this country. | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 18:01:49 GMT

13 States Expected to Sell at Least $1 Billion in Cannabis by 2024 - The Motley Fool

The Motley FoolWith U.S. legal marijuana spending set to triple between 2018 and 2024, a new report details which states will be delivering the green. | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 13:06:00 GMT

Here's Why This REIT Could Be the Best Cannabis Stock You've Never Heard Of - The Motley Fool

The Motley FoolBeing a landlord might not seem exciting, but rapidly rising dividends should get everyone's attention. | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 12:00:00 GMT

COMMENTARY: The legal cannabis market means better choice for consumers - Global News

Global NewsProduct quality is one area where legal suppliers might have advantages, says Michael J. Armstrong of Brock University. | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 12:00:00 GMT

Smearing cannabis on your face: the latest Asian beauty craze - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostThe market for beauty products made from cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive compound found in cannabis, is set to be worth US$25 billion by 2029. | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 11:30:11 GMT

Two men in Cork court today following cannabis seizure - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmTwo men are due to appear in court today in connection with a drugs seizure worth nearly 800 thou... | Sat, 22 Jun 2019 08:43:04 GMT

Cannabis-laced beer and dog treats excite big firms - BBC News

BBC NewsBig companies are scrambling to grab a share of the $150bn (£119bn) global cannabis market, eyeing products as diverse as beer and dog treats. | Fri, 21 Jun 2019 21:30:45 GMT

Maine's Cannabis Stores Will (Finally!) Open in 2020 - Leafly

LeaflyAfter years of delay, the state adopted rules this week that will allow stores to open, finally. Here's what you need to know. | Fri, 21 Jun 2019 21:17:27 GMT

Shattering 4 Misconceptions About Cannabis Concentrates - Leafly

LeaflyWax, shatter, dabs, oil, resin—cannabis concentrates are often highly misunderstood. Here we dispel some of the myths associated with concentrates. | Fri, 21 Jun 2019 19:30:48 GMT

California Ad Campaign Targets Illegal Cannabis Businesses - Leafly

LeaflyLOS ANGELES (AP) — Marijuana shoppers are going to be getting a message from California regulators: Go legal. Aiming to slow illegal cannabis sales that ... | Fri, 21 Jun 2019 18:27:04 GMT

Nyx's Bare With Me Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil Collection Is First Mass Market CBD Line - Allure Magazine

Allure MagazineNYX Professional Makeup has released the Bare With Me Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil Collection, the first-ever CBD line from a mass market beauty brand. | Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:49:02 GMT

US House votes to protect state-legal cannabis programs - Marijuana Business Daily

Marijuana Business DailyIn a landmark move Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives soundly approved by a 267-165 vote a bipartisan amendment that would protect state-legal ... | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 22:06:04 GMT

Cannabis taxes brought in $186 million in five and a half months - Global News

Global NewsThe provinces are taking the lion's share of cannabis tax revenue, figures released today show. | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 21:26:00 GMT

Cannabis Industry Takes Baby Step Toward Reducing Its Environmental Impact - Gizmodo

GizmodoAs great as cannabis can be, the industry's not without its environmental impacts. And it's starting to become aware. On Tuesday, the Global Cannabis ... | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 18:00:00 GMT

French MPs push to legalise distribution and use of cannabis - Financial Times

Financial TimesFrench MPs, including members of Emmanuel Macron's party, are seeking to introduce a bill to legalise the distribution and use of cannabis, a move government ... | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:17:00 GMT

Cannabis Use Doubles Among Pregnant Women In The U.S., Study Finds - WBUR

WBURA second study shows an increased risk of preterm delivery among women who report cannabis use in pregnancy. | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:04:50 GMT

Toronto firm to launch 'Uber Eats-style' cannabis platform - Marijuana Business Daily

Marijuana Business DailyA company operating Canada's first mobile app marketplace for alcohol is extending its reach to the nation's regulated adult-use cannabis industry. | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 13:19:18 GMT

Cannabis sales could hit $15 billion globally this year - CNN

CNNFueled in part by CBD product sales and Canada's recent legalization of marijuana, the world's cannabis market could notch $15 billion this year. | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:31:00 GMT

The 4 Biggest Cannabis Question Marks for the Second Half of 2019 - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceOver the past couple of years, marijuana has been a significant moneymaker for investors. Although not every pot stock has moved higher, buying a handful of ... | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:21:00 GMT

Martha Stewart distances herself from 'cannabis' ahead of CBD product launch - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceMartha Stewart commands a massive audience when she cooks, decorates and gardens. But the 77-year-old food and lifestyle guru has been tight-lipped about ... | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 10:18:00 GMT

CBD's great rebranding of cannabis - Quartz

QuartzThe marketing around CBD intentionally sidesteps the history and politics around the chemical's origins. | Thu, 20 Jun 2019 08:03:45 GMT

Public Cannabis Consumption Now Allowed In Colombia: Is Full Marijuana Legalization Next? - Forbes

ForbesColombia's Constitutional Court ruled public consumption of cannabis cannot be prohibited in the country, as it violates constitutional rights. This move sets the ... | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 20:20:30 GMT

Want to Grow Your Own Cannabis? Get Ready to Fight 'Big Marijuana' - Leafly

LeaflyWhy is allowing homegrow such a contentious issue with adult-use states? To find the answer, follow the money. | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 18:20:01 GMT

Is Congress Obsessed With Cannabis? - EBONY

EBONYCannabis—marijuana, hemp and cannabidiol (CBD)—is poised for major legislative action during the 116th Congress. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are ... | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:22:15 GMT

Cannabis stocks lifted by Dow’s rally, hopes for bill that would protect states that have legalized weed - MarketWatch

MarketWatchCannabis stocks rose Tuesday, buoyed by gains in the broader market and hopes for a bill that would block the Justice Department from interfering in states... | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 12:37:00 GMT

US cannabis employment to increase 34% in 2019 - Marijuana Business Daily

Marijuana Business DailyThe number of full-time cannabis employees in the United States is expected to grow 34% in 2019, with the potential to eclipse 200000 full-time workers. | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 12:06:17 GMT

Surplus of unsold cannabis may lead to industry-wide writedowns: BMO - Article - BNN -

BNNBloomberg.caA glut of unsold pot stuck in Canadian licensed cannabis producer vaults may wind up being worthless, and could lead to industry-wide writedowns, according ... | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:57:07 GMT

Best Buds: When Prescription Meds Are Pitted Against Cannabis, No One Wins - Healthline

HealthlineCannabis is all the rage — but all-or-nothing marketing that demonizes prescription medications is harmful to people living with chronic conditions and ... | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 04:17:10 GMT

New Study Finds Cannabis May Be 'Unsafe' For Pregnant Women - WBUR

WBURThe study contradicts opinions that cannabis is a safe treatment for morning sickness and pregnancy pain. | Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:29:58 GMT

Cannabis Makes Culinary History At The Annual Food & Wine Classic In Aspen - Forbes

ForbesThe Grand Tasting Pavilion played host to its first-ever cannabis exhibitors, Grön CBD and Fleur d'Henri, at the 37th annual Food & Wine Classic in Aspen. | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 23:04:18 GMT

Cannabis Tech Stock Akerna Makes It to Nasdaq - Barron's

Barron'sMost marijuana companies doing business in the U.S. have had to raise capital in Canada. But cannabis compliance software firm Akerna has started trading on ... | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 18:56:00 GMT

Cannabis networking event set for June 26 in N.J. Here's how to get tickets. -

NJ.comJoin NJ Cannabis Insider for a meetup in Woodbridge to discuss medical marijuana expansion and business opportunities. | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 18:51:00 GMT

The Environmental Downside of Cannabis Cultivation - JSTOR Daily

JSTOR DailyWide-scale cannabis cultivation is causing environmental damage. Federal regulations could change this. | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 18:27:00 GMT

57% of Arthritis Patients Have Tried Cannabis. 90% Found It Helped - Leafly

LeaflyA new survey of more than 1,000 arthritis patients found that 57% of those questioned had tried cannabis for their symptoms, and more than 90% said it helped ... | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 17:45:41 GMT

Dispensaries that launched cannabis in West Hollywood can continue to sell recreational pot — for now - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWest Hollywood's first four marijuana dispensaries can continue selling recreational cannabis — a move they say is necessary to keep their businesses alive ... | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 17:40:00 GMT

Isle of Man public back growing cannabis for medicinal use - BBC News

BBC NewsThere is "very strong support" on the Isle of Man for allowing cannabis to be grown for medicinal use, a public consultation confirmed. Ninety-five per cent of ... | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:39:01 GMT

Gene linked to cannabis abuse - Science Daily

Science DailyNew research shows that a specific gene is associated with an increased risk of cannabis abuse. The gene is the source of a so-called nicotine receptor in the ... | Tue, 18 Jun 2019 15:02:49 GMT

What Are Cannabis Concentrates, Oils, and Extracts? - Leafly

LeaflyLearn more about cannabis concentrates, oils, and extracts, and find out which concentrated products are right for your needs. | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 22:40:30 GMT

The Best Cannabis Concentrates for Beginners - Leafly

LeaflyExplore cannabis concentrates perfect for beginning consumers, such as vape oil pens, tinctures, and low-dose oil capsules. | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 22:35:00 GMT

Cannabis Canada: How blockchain will factor into Shoppers Drug Mart's medical pot plans - Article - BNN -

BNNBloomberg.caShoppers to leverage blockchain tech to get doctors on board with medical marijuana prescriptions. Shoppers Drug Mart sees cannabis and blockchain ... | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 21:27:57 GMT

Pro Tip: Stop Mailing Cannabis to China - Leafly

LeaflyBeijing calls legalization a 'threat to China,' says visiting Chinese students are using express mail to send souvenirs home. | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:20:32 GMT

Columbia Care Unveils Industry Milestone: A Cannabis Credit Card - Forbes

ForbesColumbia Care Inc, a multistate medical cannabis operator, is setting a new precedent for the legal cannabis industry. Last week, the company announced it was ... | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:21:27 GMT

Gene Increases Risk for Pot Addiction - Scientific American

Scientific AmericanScientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ... | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:20:08 GMT

What the cannabis industry is saying about Canada’s new edibles rules - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceCanada has spelled out its final regulations for the next generation of legal cannabis products. As promised, the new rules will take effect on Oct. 17, but ... | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:04:00 GMT

This Cannabis Stock Just Topped Apple as the Most-Held on Robinhood - Fortune

FortuneAn Apple a day may keep the doctor away, but millennials want weed. Millennial investors just made Aurora Cannabis the most popular trade on investment app ... | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 13:00:44 GMT

Five ways to play the emerging global cannabis industry, from Colombia to Denmark - Financial Post

Financial PostSince recreational cannabis was legalized in Canada in October 2018, most investors looking to catch a ride on the green wave, bumpy as it may be, have ... | Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:00:00 GMT

New York Cannabis Legalization Urgently Needs Support - Forbes

ForbesIn an open letter, Deputy Director of the National Organization to Reform Marijuana Laws' (NORML) Empire State Chapter, Troy Smit, urges New York ... | Sun, 16 Jun 2019 09:00:04 GMT

The Best Cannabis Stock to Buy in June - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceThe global cannabis industry is growing at a torrid rate -- and the marijuana market may become far larger than many investors currently expect. Investment firm ... | Sat, 15 Jun 2019 21:00:00 GMT

High Times In The High Altitudes Of Ancient Central Asia - NPR

NPRPeople have been smoking pot to get high for at least 2,500 years. Chinese archaeologists found signs of that when they studied the char on a set of wooden ... | Sat, 15 Jun 2019 08:21:00 GMT

How to Eat, Drink, and Appreciate Cannabis at Restaurants - Fortune

FortuneCannabis education in the hospitality world is on track to become as mainstream as going over the menu specials before *service*. | Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Helping Dads Discover Medical Cannabis This Father's Day - Green Entrepreneur

Green EntrepreneurWith Father's Day approaching, I could pull out all the stops to market my brand to every single father in the Seattle area, but that would be a demographic and ... | Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Meet America’s Most Powerful Cannabis Union - Rolling Stone

Rolling StoneNo one knows more about the complicated alliance between unions and the cannabis industry than Dale Sky Jones, chancellor of Oakland's Oaksterdam ... | Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

California to give struggling cannabis businesses more time on provisional permits - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesCalifornia officials want to extend the period for pot sellers and growers to use provisional licenses by five years, another sign the industry is struggling. | Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

MedMen expands its cannabis retail empire to Florida - CNN

CNNSan Francisco (CNN Business) MedMen Enterprises, one of the larger cannabis dispensary operations in the US, is zeroing in on Florida as it continues its US ... | Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The No. 1 reason adults support legalizing marijuana (it’s not to get high) - MarketWatch

MarketWatchA recent Gallup poll delved into why some Americans want cannabis legalized. | Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

What It's Like to Be a Parent Who Medicates With Cannabis - Leafly

LeaflyPerception around cannabis is quickly evolving. Yet even in legalized areas, parents often aren't included in the changing perceptions of cannabis. | Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The Church Of England's $10.5 Billion Fund Will Now Invest In Cannabis - Forbes

ForbesThe Church of England, the mother of the international Anglican Communion, led by Queen Elizabeth II, announced it will chage its investment fund's rules to ... | Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Earliest evidence for cannabis smoking discovered in ancient tombs - National Geographic

National GeographicThe earliest direct evidence for human consumption of cannabis as a drug has been discovered in a 2,500-year-old cemetery in Central Asia, according to a ... | Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Legal Cannabis May Not Lower Opioid Overdose Deaths After All - Gizmodo

GizmodoA new study seems to deal a serious blow to one of the pro-cannabis movement's talking points: the idea that the more medical cannabis is legalized, the fewer ... | Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

California's Cannabis Banking Moves Forward - Forbes

ForbesCalifornia is one step closer to providing the state's burgeoning cannabis industry with legal banking services. | Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

'Green rush' of US cannabis companies going public on Canadian stock exchange - ABC News

ABC NewsOne of California's biggest cannabis companies is out to grow green in Canada. | Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Study: legalizing medical cannabis does not reduce opioid overdose deaths - STAT

STATA new study contradicts a widely cited 2014 paper, raising new questions about whether and how medical marijuana can affect the opioid crisis. | Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Illinois legalizing cannabis could help New York, New Jersey do the same, says U.S. pot CEO - CNBC

CNBCThe legalization of recreational adult marijuana use in Illinois, set to be instated on Jan. 1, 2020, could pave the way for other states to follow suit, says Cresco ... | Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cannabis stocks fall after FDA hearing on CBD finds conflicting views of substance - MarketWatch

MarketWatchCannabis stocks were mostly lower Monday, as investors digested the first reports from Friday's regulatory hearing on cannabis and its ingredients and the... | Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cannabis is medicine — don't make it taste good - Harvard Health Blog - Harvard Health

Harvard HealthThe increasing availability of cannabis-containing edibles has fueled debate about their safety. As emergency visits rise for treatment related to edibles, some ... | Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Congressional Funding Bill Protects Cannabis Banking And Lets DC Legalize Marijuana Sales - Forbes

ForbesThe provisions of the annual spending bill make good on Democratic promises to advance cannabis reform in the 116th Congress. | Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

John Boehner: From Speaker of the House to Cannabis Pitchman - The New York Times

The New York TimesIn Congress, Mr. Boehner “unalterably opposed” legalizing marijuana. Now he's pushing for it, with a $20 million Big Weed payday on the line. | Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cannabis Companies Push F.D.A. to Ease Rules on CBD Products - The New York Times

The New York TimesThe F.D.A. has been wary of cannabis-derived products. But it is now under pressure to help them get to market legally. | Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Genetic analysis of cannabis is here - Science Daily

Science DailyResearch could provide government regulators with powerful new tools for addressing a bevy of commercial claims and other concerns as non-medical ... | Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

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