NZ medicinal cannabis product hits $2m in crowdfunding

NZ medicinal cannabis product hits $2m in crowdfunding

Investors rushing to buy into what could be the country’s first medicinal cannabis producer caused the crowd-funding site Pledge Me to crash for a two nights in a row. A cannabis plant that will be used for medicinal purposes. Photo: AFP Hikurangi Enterprises, based in Ruatorea, north of Gisborne, has …

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Veritas Pharma Provides Comment on Canadian Senate Recommendation for a One-Year Deferment Legalizing Cannabis

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Veritas Pharma Inc. (CSE:VRT) (OTC:VRTHF) (Frankfurt:2VP), (“Veritas” or the “Company”) provides the following statement to the recommendation issued by Members of the Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples calling for a one-year deferment to allow for further consultation with Indigenous groups …

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Colorado logs $106M in recreational cannabis sales in March

Colorado logs $106M in recreational cannabis sales in March

Colorado’s recreational marijuana sales set a new monthly high in March. The state’s cannabis retailers sold $106 million in flower, edibles and concentrate for adult-use purposes during March, according to data released Wednesday by the Colorado Department of Revenue. In total, the shops tallied up $135.2 million in sales during …

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Cannabis Country: Weed, wine, trees and the law

Cannabis Country: Weed, wine, trees and the law

A bill recently drafted by State Senator Mike McGuire but not yet law has mustered only modest interest locally. That’s because there are currently 11 other marijuana bills before the California State legislature, some aimed at protecting cannabis patients and consumers. AB-2069, for example, would prohibit employers from firing workers …

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Aurora Cannabis’ Q3 Results: 3 Things You Need to Know About the Marijuana Stock’s Blowout Quarter

Aurora Cannabis (NASDAQOTH:ACBFF) did it again. In February, the Canadian marijuana grower posted fantastic fiscal second-quarter results. On Tuesday, Aurora announced its Q3 results. And the company once again hit the ball out of the park, with CEO Terry Booth pointing to Aurora’s “exceptional performance across all functions.”  While the company’s …

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Cannabis and your community | The Southern Gazette

Cannabis and your community | The Southern Gazette

GANDER, NL – Municipal leaders had the chance to discuss the legalization of cannabis and how it could impact their communities before closing out the Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador (MNL) Symposium May 5. Sean Ryan, the Newfoundland Liquor Corperation’s (NLC) vice-president of Regulatory Services and Social Responsibility, spoke at the …

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5 Cannabis Accessories That Changed the Game

5 Cannabis Accessories That Changed the Game

Throughout the long dark ages of cannabis prohibition, there was always a business in cultivating, distributing, and retailing the plant. It just wasn’t what you could properly call an industry. Even under cannabis prohibition, there were always a few legal ways for scrappy entrepreneurs to make money. Don’t get me …

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