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Journalism's budding new beat: Cannabis reporter - CBC.ca

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 01:01

CBC.ca

Journalism's budding new beat: Cannabis reporter
CBC.ca
Even in the heyday of cigarettes, when people still smoked in their offices, you wouldn't expect to open a newspaper and see a reporter assigned to cover the "tobacco beat." And, alcohol, which is consumed by Canadians in quantities greater than ever ...

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Study shows that medical cannabis use does not lead to rise in rate of crimes committed - New Zealand Herald

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 21:03

Daily Mail

Study shows that medical cannabis use does not lead to rise in rate of crimes committed
New Zealand Herald
Opponents to the legalization of medical marijuana use often state that there is a correlation between pot use and criminal activity, as a reason to keep marijuana on the illicit drug list. But, the analysis carried out by economist Yu-Wei Luke Chu ...
Study shows that medical marijuana use DOES NOT lead to a significant increase in the rate of crimes committedDaily Mail

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Girl, 5, can take cannabis drug to school: California judge - Ottawa Sun

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 18:48

Ottawa Sun

Girl, 5, can take cannabis drug to school: California judge
Ottawa Sun
Authorities argued that allowing Brooke to use the drug at school violated state and federal laws barring medical marijuana on school grounds. Medical marijuana use in private with a doctor's recommendation is legal in California. A judge's temporary ...
Kindergartner can take cannabis oil to school for epilepsy, judge rulesCTV News
California judge rules 5-year-old can take cannabis-based drug to schoolCBS News
Kindergartner can take cannabis drug to school, judge saysLos Angeles Times
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
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Addiction, health-care specialists need to brace for cannabis legalization: CAMH - Toronto Sun

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 12:31

Toronto Sun

Addiction, health-care specialists need to brace for cannabis legalization: CAMH
Toronto Sun
A Centre for Addiction and Mental Health director said they're expecting an upswing in cannabis “poisoning” when federal legalization for pot takes hold on Oct. 17. Dr. Peter Selby, the director of medical education for the organization, said he's ...

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Pot Premium: Surging Demand Inflates Price of Marijuana ETF - Wall Street Journal

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 08:04

Wall Street Journal

Pot Premium: Surging Demand Inflates Price of Marijuana ETF
Wall Street Journal
Investors in a popular marijuana fund have been overpaying for their shares this week as demand for pot stocks surged. The $629 million ETFMG Alternative Harvest exchange-traded fund owns shares in about 35 companies, including Canadian cannabis ...
How Cronos Group Is Growing Its Core Medical Marijuana BusinessForbes
Horizons adds high-flying Tilray to major marijuana ETFThe Globe and Mail
Medical marijuana company Aleafia added to Horizons Marijuana ETFMarketWatch
Markets Insider
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Vapers tricked into buying synthetic cannabis-laced product - The Guardian

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 08:00

The Guardian

Vapers tricked into buying synthetic cannabis-laced product
The Guardian
Users have said it is many times more potent than herbal cannabis and have reported suffering chest pains, seizures, memory loss and withdrawal. Some have bought Kronic Juice believing it to contain a legal dose of CBD, a non-psychoactive cannabis ...

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Legalization countdown: The week in cannabis - Globalnews.ca

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 05:01

Globalnews.ca

Legalization countdown: The week in cannabis
Globalnews.ca
Marijuana stocks have had an exciting ride. But is it a bubble? It will take six months to a year to see, an investment expert explains. We won't see factory-made cannabis beverages for at least a year (unless you want to buy some THC oil and make your ...
Wall Street's Marijuana Madness: 'It's Like the Internet in 1997'Wall Street Journal
Journalism's budding new beat: Cannabis reporterCBC.ca
Which of the Big Cannabis Companies Has a Better Competitive Advantage?The Motley Fool Canada
Omaha World-Herald -Yahoo Finance -EMTV Online -SEC.gov
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Cannabis Stocks Had A Roller Coaster Of A Week - NPR

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 05:01

Cannabis Stocks Had A Roller Coaster Of A Week
NPR
ROSEN: Because Canada has shown such a leadership in sensible cannabis reform, it's really become the global hub for cannabis. DWYER: Unlike the U.S., where marijuana is still against federal law, Canada has already legalized medical marijuana.

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Police seize 7K marijuana plants near Marcelin, Sask. - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 20:04

Globalnews.ca

Police seize 7K marijuana plants near Marcelin, Sask.
Globalnews.ca
READ MORE: Large quantity of marijuana seized by Saskatchewan RCMP investigating grow-op. The third CDSA search occurred at a home on Perehudoff Crescent in Saskatoon's Erindale neighbourhood. RCMP said the investigation is still ongoing.
Police seize 7000 marijuana plants during search of Marcelin, Saskatoon propertiesCBC.ca

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More questions than answers about legalized marijuana - CTV News

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 19:40

CTV News

More questions than answers about legalized marijuana
CTV News
Officials with the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit are looking for some clarity on managing recreational cannabis when it becomes legal next month. The chair of the health unit board, Gary McNamara, says there has been little insight to how municipal ...
Shoppers Drug Mart gets medical pot licence from Health CanadaFinancial Post
Canada to Study Cannabis Cryptomarkets Ahead of Recreational Marijuana LegalizationCCN

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Landlords developing house rules on cannabis - Toronto Star

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 17:29

Toronto Star

Landlords developing house rules on cannabis
Toronto Star
WATERLOO REGION—If you're a tenant who shares your building with other renters, you'll likely have to hold off on sparking up in celebration of legalized marijuana next month. When recreational cannabis becomes legal on Oct. 17, one of the few places ...

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Pot-com: Canadian cannabis stocks experience a second wave of marijuana madness - The Globe and Mail

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 17:18

The Globe and Mail

Pot-com: Canadian cannabis stocks experience a second wave of marijuana madness
The Globe and Mail
Available now: Cannabis Professional, the authoritative e-mail newsletter tailored specifically for professionals in the rapidly evolving cannabis industry. Subscribe now. Welcome to the second wave of marijuana madness. Gone are the days when it was ...

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Will legalization change social norms around marijuana? - CTV News

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 15:54

CTV News

Will legalization change social norms around marijuana?
CTV News
For now, laws will limit public marijuana use to accepted tobacco smoking areas, but will walking down the street with a joint ever be socially acceptable? "We need to develop social norms around cannabis use (which) we haven't done yet. You don't walk ...

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A Pratt Institute Grad Is Making Smoking Cannabis Pretty Again - Forbes

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 15:38

Forbes

A Pratt Institute Grad Is Making Smoking Cannabis Pretty Again
Forbes
Fortunately, the proliferation of 2010s cannabis culture has brought about the first commercially available smoking accessories made with form and function in mind. A level of aesthetic beauty that not only makes you want to leave your piece on your ...

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Open for business: Manitoba cannabis retailers say stores will be ready for legalization day - CBC.ca

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:27

CBC.ca

Open for business: Manitoba cannabis retailers say stores will be ready for legalization day
CBC.ca
At least four, and perhaps more, stores should be open and selling marijuana in Manitoba on the day recreational cannabis becomes legal in Canada — but the companies planning to open them can't yet say exactly where they'll be. The province has ...

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Republicans in a US territory just legalized marijuana - Vox

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:00

Vox

Republicans in a US territory just legalized marijuana
Vox
According to marijuana legalization activist Tom Angell, “The territory is also the first US jurisdiction to go from having cannabis totally illegal to allowing recreational use without first having a medical marijuana program.” “Today, our people made ...
Governor Signs Marijuana Legalization Bill, Making History In US TerritoryForbes
Northern Marianas passes law legalising cannabisRadio New Zealand
State officials hear public comments on marijuanaCrain's New York Business
Green Entrepreneur -Mailchi.mp -NJTV News -NJ.com
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A consumer's guide to cannabis basics - The Globe and Mail

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:49

The Globe and Mail

A consumer's guide to cannabis basics
The Globe and Mail
... the legalization of cannabis, expected on Oct. 17, will change the dynamics of Canadians' social gatherings. For the uninitiated, however, the ins and outs of how to purchase and use marijuana can be daunting. Here, we provide a consumer's guide to ...

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Federal government to comb social media for Canadian's behaviour, attitudes toward marijuana - The Globe and Mail

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 06:11

The Globe and Mail

Federal government to comb social media for Canadian's behaviour, attitudes toward marijuana
The Globe and Mail
Available now: Cannabis Professional, the authoritative e-mail newsletter tailored specifically for professionals in the rapidly evolving cannabis industry. Subscribe now. The federal government is looking to scour social-media platforms to find out ...
Legal cannabis sales could reach more than $1B in fourth quarter: Statistics CanadaNational Post
Shoppers Drug Mart approved as licensed medical marijuana producerCTV News
4 Small Canadian Cannabis Stocks with Big Recent FinancingsSmallCapPower (press release)
Fox News -Motley Fool -The Sudbury Star -Vernon Morning Star
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Governor Signs Marijuana Legalization Bill, Making History In US Territory - Forbes

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 21:25

Forbes

Governor Signs Marijuana Legalization Bill, Making History In US Territory
Forbes
Ralph Torres (R), adults over 21 years of age will be able to legally possess up to one ounce of marijuana, as well as infused products and extracts. Regulators will issue licenses for cannabis producers, testing facilities, processors, retailers ...

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Pot to go — Aphria starts shipping recreational marijuana - Windsor Star

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 18:27

Windsor Star

Pot to go — Aphria starts shipping recreational marijuana
Windsor Star
A Windsor-based consultant in the cannabis sector predicts consumer demand “will really outpace estimates from the industry.” Part of the reason the market size is a big unknown, said Nic Nedin of Xtract Biotech, is that “a lot of Canadians are ...

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