You Can Bring Cannabis to Osheaga, but Only If It’s Sealed

You Can Bring Cannabis to Osheaga, but Only If It’s Sealed

Osheaga is always one of Montreal’s biggest summer musical events, occurring in the 662-acre Parc Jean Drapeau. Rather than attempt to insist Montrealers, Quebec’s most enthusiastic cannabis consumers, not to smoke cannabis while at Osheaga, the festival has instead made only one demand of attendees: if you bring cannabis, it …

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Boosting Australia’s medicinal cannabis industry

Boosting Australia’s medicinal cannabis industry

© iStock/MarkRubens The Morrison Government will boost the nation’s medicinal cannabis industry by prioritising projects that have been granted Major Project Status and driving economic growth. Major Project Status (MPS), managed through the Department of Industry, is awarded to projects which will make a significant contribution in the areas of …

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Cannabis advocates petition Trinidad & Tobago parliament to enact existing medical marijuana legislation · Global Voices

Cannabis advocates petition Trinidad & Tobago parliament to enact existing medical marijuana legislation · Global Voices

Activist Nazma Muller, second from left, and other supporters of cannabis legalisation, outside Trinidad and Tobago parliament in Port of Spain, July 31, 2019. Photo by Janine Mendes-Franco, used with permission. Nazma Muller, founder of the Caribbean Collective for Justice and a staunch advocate for the legalisation of marijuana in the region, has …

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CannabisNewsWire Named as the Official NewsWire of NECANN’s Fall Cannabis Conventions

DENVER, Aug. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via CannabisNewsWire – CannabisNewsWire (“CNW”), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company, today announces its participation as the Official Newswire of the New England Cannabis Network (“NECANN”) events coming this fall to New Jersey, Maine and Rhode Island. NECANN has been creating localized resource hubs …

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CULTIVATED: A boutique cannabis bank founded by Goldman and JPMorgan alums is chasing deals, CannTrust is exploring a sale

CULTIVATED: A boutique cannabis bank founded by Goldman and JPMorgan alums is chasing deals, CannTrust is exploring a sale

Introducing Cultivated, our new weekly newsletter where we’re bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities driving the multibillion-dollar global cannabis boom. Sign up here. Happy Friday! Hello from the tiny town of Winhall, Vermont, where I’m thankfully escaping the 90-degree weather in New York. This week, …

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At Cannabis Shops, Face Recognition Is Already a Thing

At Cannabis Shops, Face Recognition Is Already a Thing

Mason Marks is a law professor at Gonzaga University and a Research Scholar at NYU Law School’s Information Law Institute. Find him on Twitter @MasonMarksMD Imagine you are a medical marijuana patient driving to a cannabis dispensary. As you pull into the parking lot, surveillance cameras record your license plate …

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