Canopy Growth CEO Is Confident in Cannabis Future With or Without U.S. Market

Canopy Growth CEO Is Confident in Cannabis Future With or Without U.S. Market

Cannabis legalization in the U.S. has hit a couple of snags in recent weeks as New Jersey’s full legalization efforts collapsed, but Canopy Growth (CGC – Get Report)  CEO Bruce Linton is not concerned about the minutia of American political leanings on marijuana, he believes his company can reach all of its goals through just […]

Cannabis 3.0: Cannabis Beyond The Obvious Uses

Cannabis 3.0: Cannabis Beyond The Obvious Uses

Big Cannabis stocks like Tilray Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY) and Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE:ACB) never really recovered from last year’s broad market correction. Whether they will ever recover their loftiest levels isn’t really my concern. Those companies were born in a vision of a long-prohibited industry finally running free after generations of being legislated out of existence. […]

Rada could vote on bill to legalize medical cannabis next week

Rada could vote on bill to legalize medical cannabis next week

A draft law on the legalization of medical cannabis (No. 10313) could be voted on next week in parliament, Member of Parliament and co-author of the bill Oleksandr Opanasenko has said. “The bill was registered only on May 20 and it was supposed to be voted on May 28. It was on the agenda, but […]

Surprise! Illinois Becomes the 11th Cannabis Legalization State!

Surprise! Illinois Becomes the 11th Cannabis Legalization State!

In a dramatic, come-from-behind upset over the state of New York, the massive Midwest state of Illinois finished work on a bill to legalize cannabis for adults and sent it to Governor J.B. Pritzker for signing today. This afternoon, the Illinois House passed HB 1438 to legalize cannabis for adults 21 and older on a […]

Grow house found in Victorian mansion in Co Clare

Grow house found in Victorian mansion in Co Clare

A woman has been arrested after gardaí discovered an industrial-sized cannabis grow house in a Victorian mansion in Co Clare. The woman in her 20s was arrested at the scene and is being held at Ennis Garda Station. Over 500 cannabis plants at various stages of growth were found at Tinarana House on the shores of Lough […]

Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis?

Are High-CBD Hemp Flowers the Next Big Thing in Cannabis?

Pirate (not his real name) has been working with cannabis his entire adult life, a trajectory that took him from getting his fingernails dirty at a clandestine outdoor grow in the underground economy to serving patients as part of California’s gray market in medical marijuana, and then on into a job at a state-licensed cannabis […]

Illinois lawmakers send recreational marijuana bill to governor

Illinois lawmakers send recreational marijuana bill to governor

The Illinois House has sent Democratic Governor J.B. Pritzker another victory by voting to legalize recreational marijuana use with a vote of 66-47. The bill passed the Illinois Senate Thursday. Pritzker called for legalization in his campaign for governor. He has pledged to sign the bill into law. The law would take effect January 1, 2020 […]

Cannabis factory found in home in tiny rural Carmarthenshire village

Cannabis factory found in home in tiny rural Carmarthenshire village

Police have seized cannabis plants and drug growing equipment after they carried out a raid at a house Carmarthenshire. The raid took place on Thursday morning at a residential property in the village of Llanboidy, 15 miles west of Carmarthen. When police officers entered the house they discovered a number of cannabis plants, growing equipment […]

The Cannabis Reporter Enters Content Licensing and Distribution Partnership with NewsBank

The Cannabis Reporter Enters Content Licensing and Distribution Partnership with NewsBank

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Under the new deal, NewsBank, a leading provider of news and information serving academic, government and research institutions and libraries, will aggregate and distribute The Cannabis Reporter’s original content to its subscribers and institutional clients for educational purposes. Principals of The Cannabis Reporter, an educational, cannabis-specific online publication and producer of the award-winning […]

Bring Classical Musicians and Cannabis to Your House Party

Bring Classical Musicians and Cannabis to Your House Party

Colorado has some music venues that are notorious for ignoring cannabis use, but most of those places aren’t booking classical music. Groupmuse, a network of event organizers and musicians, has been setting up small and large classical music shows in both private homes and public venues across the country for over five years, but now […]