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Craft cannabis growers fear being shut out - Coast Reporter

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 17:50

Coast Reporter

Craft cannabis growers fear being shut out
Coast Reporter
... Health Canada's Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR), such as Medma in Sechelt, Veritas Pharma, which recently purchased Sechelt Organic Marijuana Corp., and RavenQuest Cannabis Biomed and Sunshine Coast Cannabis ...

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Marijuana may help fight cancer - New York Post

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 15:57

New York Post

Marijuana may help fight cancer
New York Post
According to an article in EurekAlert, the British Journal has a review looking at the likelihood that a particular cannabinoid — one of many compounds found in marijuana — has the potential to treat cancer. The type of cannabinoid under examination, ...

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Medical marijuana users brace for tax hike | CBC News - CBC.ca - CBC.ca

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 15:12

CBC.ca

Medical marijuana users brace for tax hike | CBC News - CBC.ca
CBC.ca
While legalization is good news for many who use marijuana recreationally, medical users are bracing for a financial hit. Starting in October, an excise tax of ...
Medical marijuana: What you really need to knowNew Scientist
Congress must catch up to voters on marijuana issueThe Hill (blog)
Q&A: This Mass. company says it can sniff out microbes on marijuanaSTAT
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Manitoba will charge 'social responsibility fee' on cannabis retailers - CTV News

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 13:44

CTV News

Manitoba will charge 'social responsibility fee' on cannabis retailers
CTV News
WINNIPEG -- When recreational cannabis is legalized later this year, it will be subject to a government fee and a wholesale markup in Manitoba. The provincial government says a "social responsibility fee" of six per cent will be applied to a cannabis ...

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Nova Scotia's 'unique' cannabis stores unveiled - CTV News

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 12:07

CTV News

Nova Scotia's 'unique' cannabis stores unveiled
CTV News
HALIFAX -- The Nova Scotia Liquor Corp. offered a glimpse inside one of its coming cannabis stores Wednesday, showcasing a unique retail hybrid not likely found anywhere else in the world. NSLC president and CEO Bret Mitchell took media on a tour of ...
Nova Scotia unveils Canada's first combined liquor and cannabis retail storeThe Globe and Mail

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Lebanon preparing to legalize growing cannabis, says House speaker - CNN

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 08:26

CNN

Lebanon preparing to legalize growing cannabis, says House speaker
CNN
Beirut (CNN) Lebanon's parliament is preparing to legalize cannabis cultivation and its production for medicinal use, House Speaker Nabih Berri told US Ambassador to Lebanon Elizabeth Richard on Tuesday according to Lebanon's official news agency.
Lebanon ready to legalise medicinal marijuana, parliament speaker saysThe New Arab
Lebanon prepares to legalise medicinal marijuanagulfnews.com

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2 Recent Studies Address The Relationship Between Cannabis And Alcohol - Forbes

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 07:30

Forbes

2 Recent Studies Address The Relationship Between Cannabis And Alcohol
Forbes
Two recent studies from the journal Prevention Science explored the social effects of smoking pot. Study No. 1 deals with the effects on those who use marijuana before they smoke cigarettes and/or alcohol; Study 2 relates to the effect of marijuana ...

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Quebec Chefs Probably Won't Be Able to Work With Cannabis When It's Legal - Eater Montreal

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 06:31

Eater Montreal

Quebec Chefs Probably Won't Be Able to Work With Cannabis When It's Legal
Eater Montreal
While some American states with legal cannabis are starting to see everything from weed-centric pop-up dinners to infused smoothies, the same is less likely to happen when recreation marijuana becomes legal in Canada later this year. According to ...
Quebec's New Marijuana Laws Make No SenseMTL Blog (blog)

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How would you like your cannabis? - Jamaica Observer

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 22:11

Jamaica Observer

How would you like your cannabis?
Jamaica Observer
Cannabis is so much more than that puff of smoke in the air. Recently, there have been several new and emerging methods of consuming cannabis for both medical and recreational purposes that are more convenient and allow users more discretion. With the ...

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Budding business: how cannabis could transform Lebanon - The Guardian

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 21:00

The Guardian

Budding business: how cannabis could transform Lebanon
The Guardian
The town is home to some of Lebanon's most powerful cannabis-growing families, who cultivate their crop openly in the fields nearby and possess a vast arsenal of weapons that has put them out of the reach of the law. Over the years, it has gained a ...

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Ohio's medical marijuana patient registry put on hold - Cincinnati.com

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 19:11

Cincinnati.com

Ohio's medical marijuana patient registry put on hold
Cincinnati.com
A man holding a lit cannabis joint in his outstretched fingertips. (Photo: ... The launch of Ohio's medical marijuana patient registry has been put on hold because of unexpected delays in bringing Ohio's newest treatment to market, according to state ...

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Medical marijuana users worry Canada's pot-impaired driving rules will run them off the road - Toronto Star

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 18:11

Toronto Star

Medical marijuana users worry Canada's pot-impaired driving rules will run them off the road
Toronto Star
EDMONTON—Medical marijuana users worry they won't be able to get behind the wheel once cannabis is legalized for recreational use. Under the federal government's new impaired-driving rules, a motorist can be fined up to $1,000 for having two to five ...

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The wait is over — you can now buy recreational marijuana in Grover Beach - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 18:03

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

The wait is over — you can now buy recreational marijuana in Grover Beach
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
San Luis Obispo may have been the county's first city to vote to allow adult-use cannabis businesses, but Grover Beach beat it to the punch on actual implementation. People can now walk into a store to buy recreational marijuana in the South County city.

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Raided marijuana dispensary with Okanagan connections back up and running - Globalnews.ca

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 17:03

Globalnews.ca

Raided marijuana dispensary with Okanagan connections back up and running
Globalnews.ca
With the growing demand for medical marijuana, and as the October 17 date for legalization in Canada approaches, it would appear that everyone is getting into the business, including a former federal politician from Kelowna and a First Nations chief ...

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Health Canada warns cannabis companies against sponsoring music festivals and promoting pot - Ottawa Citizen

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 16:49

Ottawa Citizen

Health Canada warns cannabis companies against sponsoring music festivals and promoting pot
Ottawa Citizen
Health Canada has issued a warning to cannabis companies that are sponsoring music festivals and promoting their brands as Canada heads closer to the legalization of recreational marijuana this fall. Companies that break regulations against advertising ...
Restrictions On Packaging & Branding Could Hamper Canadian Cannabis Producer Canopy Growth's SalesForbes
US Border Officials Might Already Know All About Your Cannabis UseHuffPost Canada
Marijuana Stocks: Tilray Set To Become First U.S. Marijuana IPOInvestor's Business Daily
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Ottawa sought advice from kids to help pick cannabis warning ... - CBC.ca

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 14:00

CBC.ca

Ottawa sought advice from kids to help pick cannabis warning ...
CBC.ca
Health Canada tapped the opinions of children as young as five years old as it attempted to decide what warning symbol would work best in mandatory labelling ...
What you need to know with federal legalization of cannabis just 3 months awayDaily Hive

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HOWATT: Does cannabis use increase the risk for performance complacency in the workplace? - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 13:49

TheChronicleHerald.ca

HOWATT: Does cannabis use increase the risk for performance complacency in the workplace?
TheChronicleHerald.ca
Cannabis users often are stereotyped as being laid back, relaxed and chilled. Just watch an old Cheech and Chong movie and you'll get the picture. But when it comes to safety in the workplace, complacency matters. Without science, any response would be ...

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Cannabis countdown: Paradoxes and peculiarities of legalizing pot - Montreal Gazette

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 03:01

Montreal Gazette

Cannabis countdown: Paradoxes and peculiarities of legalizing pot
Montreal Gazette
The most recent statistics suggest that 31 per cent of youths 15 to 17 years old smoke marijuana in Quebec, along with 41 per cent of 18- to 24 year-olds, affecting their ability to learn, and, often, their motivation. Some 28 per cent of cannabis ...

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Latest Research Says Marijuana May Not Ease Your Chronic Pain - Healthline

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 16:40

Healthline

Latest Research Says Marijuana May Not Ease Your Chronic Pain
Healthline
Medical marijuana was only decriminalized in Australia in 2016, meaning that the majority of the study cohort was using and reporting on illegal cannabis use. “There exists little to no quality control or standardization of the product they're ...

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Sask. landlords consider blanket smoking bans ahead of cannabis legalization - Globalnews.ca

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 16:08

Globalnews.ca

Sask. landlords consider blanket smoking bans ahead of cannabis legalization
Globalnews.ca
The incoming legalization of recreational cannabis has organizations across the country scrambling to update smoking policies, and landlords are no different. Global's Cami Kepke tells us, it's not always a simple fix.

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