June 20, 2017

The federal government is preparing a backup plan that would see it regulate the distribution and taxation of legal marijuana in provinces that are not ready in time for Ottawa’s July, 2018, deadline. Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau outlined the plan Monday following a two-day meeting with his provincial and territorial counterparts. Some provinces are […]

With cannabis legalization on the horizon next year, the federal government must make it easier to study the potential medical benefits of the drug and evaluate how ending prohibition might affect society, according to an open letter to politicians from dozens of the country’s leading academics and public-health researchers who study the drug. “Under widespread […]

Progress at WeedMD Inc (CVE:WMD) just keeps rolling on.. Today, the group said it had received a supplemental licence from Health Canada to produce medical cannabis oils – an important market. WATCH- WeedMD’s Keith Merker on their ‘very exciting’ Van der Pop deal READ – WeedMD to produce and ship Van der Pop’s female-focused cannabis […]