Michigan’s Medical Cannabis Application Website Now Online

Michigan's Medical Cannabis Application Website Now Online

Applying for a medical cannabis card in Michigan just got a lot faster and easier thanks to the state’s new online medical portal, Michigan Live reports. According to regulators, the new site will allow officials to issue medical cards much faster. An applicant may even be able to get their card in as few as two […]

As Israel Approves Cannabis Export, Aura Health Acquires German Distributor

As Israel Approves Cannabis Export, Aura Health Acquires German Distributor

The announcement of Altria Inc.’s $1.8-billion investment to acquire 45 percent of Cronos Group, as well as listing activity on the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) and consolidation transactions just since August, underscore the watershed impact of Constellation’s 2018 announcement of its $4-billion investment in Canopy Growth Corp. It also lends credence to the view that […]

5 Former NFL Players Who

5 Former NFL Players Who

National Football League, are you listening? Since the onslaught of the medical and recreational marijuana industries, retired professionals have come out of the cannabis closet in droves, advocating for the accepted use for current players, entering the space as investors and launching brands of their own. In a 2016 survey of 226 of the NFL’s […]

Georgia Peach cannabis dispensary re-opens on Six Nations

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Another day, another location for the Georgia Peach cannabis dispensary. Two days after the illegal dispensary announced on Twitter it was voluntarily closing its store front until further notice, a tweet Thursday said it re-opened on Six Nations at 1715 3rd Line. This comes after the cannabis dispensary boldly found a new location at 76 […]

Philadelphia University Creates Master’s Course for Cannabis Education – Weedmaps News

Philadelphia University Creates Master's Course for Cannabis Education - Weedmaps News

One Pennsylvania university has established the first and only university-based program in the U.S. issuing certificates in cannabis education for health-care professionals. Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia created the Lambert Center for the Study of Medicinal Cannabis and Hemp to instruct healthcare providers, researchers and industry professionals about the health benefits and risks of cannabis […]

‘Industrial’ cannabis farms discovered in crackdown on organised crime

'Industrial' cannabis farms discovered in crackdown on organised crime

A crackdown on organised crime across the North East has seen two “industrial” cannabis farms destroyed. Northumbria Police have launched Operation Sentinel along with Durham Constabulary and Cleveland Police to target professional criminals. Two separate properties in Gateshead were hit by raids and 300 plants were destroyed. Separately, a shop on Coatsworth Road was also […]

Marc and Jodie Emery have been dropped from another cannabis event

Emery is alleged to have given LSD and ecstasy to underage girls; created an environment of sexual harassment in the workplace at Cannabis Culture and Pot TV; and written diatribes describing how to coerce women into having unwanted anal sex, among many other consistent accusations.

Marc had been slated to receive a lifetime achievement award, with Jodie scheduled as a keynote speaker Vice reports that rep for the Legalized Summit in Vancouver, B.C., tweeted that the Emerys had been uninvited from the event–set to take place in May 2019–“due to serious allegations of inappropriate sexual advances & sharing class A narcotics […]

Ukraine’s top health ministry official advocates legalization of medical cannabis

Ukraine's top health ministry official advocates legalization of medical cannabis

At the moment, the use of medical cannabis for health care and scientific purposes is completely prohibited in Ukraine. pixabay.com Ukraine’s acting health minister Ulana Suprun on Thursday stood up for the legalization in Ukraine of medical cannabis – the move already made by some governments worldwide and widely endorsed by both doctors and patients. […]

Supreme Cannabis Announces Trading Date on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – The Supreme Cannabis Company, Inc. (“Supreme Cannabis” or the “Company”) (TSXV: FIRE) (OTCQX: SPRWF) (FRA: 53S1) announced today that its listed securities are expected to  commence trading on the Toronto Stock Echange (the “TSX”) on February 4, 2019. At that time, Supreme Cannabis’ common shares and 6.0% senior unsecured […]