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The location of Montreal’s first cannabis shop has been released: it will be at Saint-Hubert Plaza. The Quebec Cannabis Society (SQDC) announced Thursday it has signed the lease for the first recreational marijuana storefront. It is set to open on Oct. 17. The SAQ’s subsidiary, the SQDC, said it will …

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Let doctors give cannabis on prescription, say experts

Let doctors give cannabis on prescription, say experts

CANNABIS should be made available on prescription, an official body advising the government has recommended. Products derived from the substance are beneficial in ‘certain circumstances’, ministers have been told. Doctors should be free to provide them as long as they meet appropriate safety standards, said the Advisory Council on the …

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Mum calls for medicinal cannabis help

Mum calls for medicinal cannabis help

A mother is calling for her eight-year-old daughter to be able to take medicinal cannabis oil for her seizures. Emma Appleby, from Aylesham in Kent, says her daughter Teagan’s condition is getting worse. The legal status of cannabis oil is under government review. Full story is available here.

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Aurora Cannabis signs deal with Shopify to sell pot online

Aurora Cannabis signs deal with Shopify to sell pot online

CALGARY—One of the largest Canadian medicinal cannabis companies has inked a deal with Shopify to sell medicinal and recreational cannabis online. Aurora Cannabis, which is headquartered in Edmonton, will be moving its e-sales operations over to a platform developed by Shopify, the company said in a statement issued Monday. Doing …

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€148,000 worth of herbal cannabis seized in Co Laois

€148,000 worth of herbal cannabis seized in Co Laois

Herbal cannabis worth an estimated €148,000 has been seized in Co Laois. The drugs were discovered at the Portlaoise Mail Centre following routine profiling. Revenue officers recovered 7.4kgs of the drug which were concealed in two parcels, which had arrived from Spain. The parcels had been declared as ‘textiles’ and were destined …

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41 MKs pass cannabis decriminalization bill

41 MKs pass cannabis decriminalization bill

An employee inspects the leaf of a cannabis plant at a medical marijuana plantation in northern Israel.. (photo credit: NIR ELIAS / REUTERS) X Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer …

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