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Cannabis-savvy nurses help Canadians explore medical marijuana

Cannabis-savvy nurses help Canadians explore medical marijuana

Following the legalization of recreational marijuana, a growing number of Canadians are looking to experiment with cannabis for its medicinal properties. But with some doctors unwilling to prescribe the once-illicit drug, many patients are seeking clarity in the hazy world of weed by turning to nurses. Like thousands of other Canadians, Gordon Bennett was prescribed opioids to ease his arthritis […]

November 20, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
WOMEN IN CANNABIS: THE RIGHT SIDE OF HISTORY

WOMEN IN CANNABIS: THE RIGHT SIDE OF HISTORY

It’s a great time to be part of the cannabis culture and industry, and it’s an even better time to be a woman in the Cannabis space! Earlier this month, three more American states welcomed cannabis legalization, and the anti-cannabis Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who has been a thorn in the industry’s side, resigned from office. Then, this past week […]

November 20, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
What Legal Cannabis Means For Canada’s Economy

What Legal Cannabis Means For Canada’s Economy

Canada is buzzing after the legalization of recreational cannabis, with long lines at the few retailers already open, a supply shortage, impaired driving fears, people taking to the streets in joy … But what does legalization mean for the Canadian economy? How much is the market potentially worth? “The federal legalization of both medical and recreational cannabis has positioned Canada to be […]

November 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
UK and Canada Legalizing Cannabis

UK and Canada Legalizing Cannabis

There’s a lot of hype this week about Canada becoming the second and largest country to legalize recreational marijuana. The first was Uruguay. But the bigger news for the pain community may be in the United Kingdom, which has some of the strictest marijuana laws in Europe. Home Secretary Sajid Javid made a surprise announcement last week that medical cannabis […]

October 17, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

TOP THINGS TO KNOW Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) issued a memo to his party’s leadership laying out a step-by-step process for how they can pass marijuana legislation in 2019 should they control one or both chambers of Congress. The congressman is also filing legislation addressing border-related cannabis issues in light of Canada’s legalization law going into effect on Wednesday. In less […]

October 17, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

TORONTO (AP) — Ian Power was among the first to buy legal recreational marijuana in Canada but he has no plans to smoke it. He plans to frame it. Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland. Power was first in line at a store in St. John’s, Newfoundland. “I […]

October 17, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
This robot makes growing cannabis a lot easier

This robot makes growing cannabis a lot easier

No need for expensive lighting. This robot moves plants towards the light. Would you buy a tiny six-legged robot that moves your plant in and out of the sun, doing a cute little dance to let you know when it needs more water? If the answer is ‘yes,’ you’re in luck. This is now a possibility, thanks to the work […]

September 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
The 5 countries most likely to legalize cannabis next

The 5 countries most likely to legalize cannabis next

Find out why these are the top contenders for countries most likely to legalize cannabis. Thirty states already have some form of legal cannabis law. In Canada, recreational cannabis is about to become legal for adult-use coast to coast. While it’s hard to definitively say which countries will follow suit in legalizing cannabis, these five are a safe bet. Colombia […]

September 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
BC lawyer says medical marijuana users should have right to buy pot in stores

BC lawyer says medical marijuana users should have right to buy pot in stores

Successful applicants for Sask.s retail cannabis stores are worried about the continuing operation of illegal outlets once recreational marijuana is legalized. A three-week hearing is underway at BC Supreme Court, where City of Vancouver lawyers are fighting to shut down dozens of unlicensed medical marijuana pot shops. The citys existing suite of regulations developed for medical marijuana dispensaries, includes a minimum […]

September 6, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing
How Legal States Intend Tackling “High” Drivers

How Legal States Intend Tackling “High” Drivers

The issue of weed-intoxicated drivers is a serious and concerning one. Thousands of people die on the roads every year because people climb behind the wheel when impaired, whether “high” on pot, drunk on booze, or otherwise Non Compos Mentos. Until now, officers have not had any tools available to detect marijuana use in drivers, not accurately, not fairly, and […]

August 31, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article, investing