Home / 2018 / June (page 32)

Monthly Archives: June 2018

Cannabis bill clears hurdle in Canada

Cannabis bill clears hurdle in Canada

Image copyright Getty Images A key legislative hurdle has been passed as Canada moves closer to legalising recreational cannabis. Canadian senators passed the Cannabis Act by 56 votes to 30 with one abstention after studying the landmark legislation for six months. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has committed to making marijuana …

Read More »

Cannabis Technology Giant Emerging Overnight

As part of its rapid expansion effort, Enlighten has merged the Eyechronic network, a well-known in-dispensary education platform, into a suite of products.  Enlighten has also acquired certain assets of greenlite.io, including portions of its dispensary and non-dispensary portfolio.  Enlighten, with the Eyechronic network under its umbrella, will be able …

Read More »

California cannabis temp rules extended

California cannabis temp rules extended

FAQs for cannabis licensees I submitted two applications, for both A- and M-licenses, for my premises. Based on the changes in the re-adoption of the emergency regulations only one license application is required for both activities on one premises, so what will happen with the duplicate application fee I paid? …

Read More »

The Cannabis Act in the Senate: The Final Countdown

The Cannabis Act in the Senate: The Final Countdown

After a campaign of pro-cannabis promises that helped sweep Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party into power, and following an alternately fraught and thrilling yearlong countdown to legalization, today—or possibly tonight—the Canadian Senate will conduct its final vote on the Cannabis Act, which would legalize adult-use cannabis across the country. …

Read More »