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After seeing the performance of marijuana stocks so far this year, it’s very tough to predict whether or not Canada’s top producers will beat the market again. During the past three months, the Canadian marijuana index, which tracks the performance of leading cannabis stocks operating in the country, was up just 7% at the time […]
Uruguay became the world’s first country to legalize cannabis when pharmacies started selling the product last summer. Things have worked out well so far, the country’s top marijuana regulator said, although challenges remain as producers struggle to secure bank financing and the government grapples with supply shortages. “We moved the frontier of what is possible,” […]
Pushback from both Republicans and Democrats reflects public divisions over legal marijuana in the Constitution State. The push for cannabis reform in Connecticut has suffered a setback after the state General Assembly’s General Law Committee voted to shut down a bill that would have legalized and regulated adult-use cannabis retail sales. The issue was hotly […]
JUNEAU, Alaska (KTUU) — An unusual combination of supporters of marijuana legalization and of states’ rights led to unanimous approval Monday of a legislative resolution demanding the federal government back down on enforcing U.S. pot laws in Alaska. The resolution, backed by House majority sponsors and minority speechmakers, passed 38-0, with two excused absences. It […]
TORONTO, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WeedMD Inc. (TSX-V:WMD) (OTC:WDDMF) (FSE:4WE) (“WeedMD” or the “Company”), a Licensed Producer under Health Canada’s Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (“ACMPR”), is pleased to announce that it has made a strategic investment in Scorpion Resources Inc., to be renamed Blockstrain Technology Corp. (TSX-V:SR.H) (“Blockstrain”). WeedMD will […]
They used to get free or low-cost marijuana to help with their cancer in California. Not anymore. A rural California county legalized marijuana farms. It took their tax money–then voted to ban them. Can Los Angeles start a public pot bank? City study says costs could be “exorbitant.” Los Angeles has already netted millions in permitting fees from […]