January 12, 2019

BRAMPTON, Ont. – Shoppers Drug Mart’s e-commerce platform for medical cannabis launched Tuesday, a month after Health Canada licenced the company to sell the product online. Product information is available nationally, but Shoppers Drug Mart can initially only sell medical cannabis to patients in Ontario. READ MORE: Applications open to enter lottery for 25 retail […]

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Cura Cannabis, which claims to be the biggest company in Oregon’s legalized marijuana market, sued a rival in California on Friday over anonymous social media posts. Portland-based Cura alleges a competitor, Bloom Farms, created fake social media accounts to highlight sexual assault allegations against Cura investor and former chief executive Nitin Khanna. “(Bloom Farms) wanted […]

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Although marijuana stocks had a relatively poor 2018, the same can’t be said for the overall marijuana movement. In fact, the cannabis industry arguably had its most impressive year ever. In October, Canada became the first industrialized country in the world, and only the second overall behind Uruguay, to legalize adult-use pot. Ending nine decades […]

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RICHMOND, Va. — As other states have relaxed their laws against marijuana, citizens across Virginia gathered together Saturday to discuss how to persuade the General Assembly to legalize medical and recreational marijuana in the commonwealth. About 150 people, including health care providers and attorneys, attended the Virginia 2019 Cannabis Conference, held by the Virginia chapter of the […]

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iStock / SIphotography Weed is medicine. That’s no longer up for debate. It has almost been two years since the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine made that conclusion in a 500 page report. The comprehensive review of the literature determined that there is “strong evidence from randomized controlled trials to support the conclusion […]

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Now the former finance executive is on a mission to stamp out diabetes in some of the world’s worst-hit areas with a revolutionary marijuana treatment engineered by his private firm, Phoenix Life Sciences International. Tindall was helping turnaround a business using his decades of experience in financial services and also coming to terms with the […]

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<!– var articlecredit = []; var articlecaption = []; var articleimage = []; –> There is a lot of confusion over the topic of cannabis. It’s a topic that… read more at: https://watertowndailytimes.com/curr/clearing-up-cannabis-confusion-20190112

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CLOSE Local officials are beginning to decide if they want medical marijuana businesses in their communities before the state starts giving out licenses next year. Wochit Buy Photo About 270,000 people in Michigan are registered medical marijuana users. Eric Seals/Detroit Free Press(Photo: Eric Seals, Detroit Free Press)Buy Photo More than half of the medical marijuana […]

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Canopy Growth Corp.  (CGC) climbed 13.6% on Wednesday after Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Lavery initiated coverage on the Canadian cannabis company and Tilray Inc.  (TLRY) with overweight ratings.  Shares of Tilray closed 2.7% lower. Lavery said in a research note to investors that the global cannabis market has the potential to reach $15 billion to […]

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The maker of Budweiser is partnering with medical cannabis company Tilray in a $100 million deal to research cannabis-infused drinks for the Canadian market. The alliance announced Wednesday is the latest foray by a major beer company into the cannabis business in Canada, which legalized recreational marijuana in October. Anheuser-Busch InBev and Tilray Inc. said […]

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