University of Denver Classes Mold Marijuana Industry Professionals Legal marijuana’s place in college education is still limited, but it’s starting to pay off for some University of Denver graduates. The university’s Sturm College of Law and its media and journalism programs have offered classes centered on legal weed since 2015, with the Daniels School of […]

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Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s Weed Brand is Not Only Beautiful, but Also Committed to Social Justice t’s been nine months since Canadian actor, writer, producer, and director Seth Rogen co-founded his Cannabis brand Houseplant with his childhood friend and “Pineapple Express” creator and screenwriter, Evan Goldberg. Launched in April of last year, in partnership […]

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Major Canadian Pot Companies Facing Proposed Class-Action Lawsuits in the U.S. Each producer is accused of misleading investors or failing to disclose certain problems with their businesses. Some of Canada’s biggest cannabis producers are facing proposed class-action lawsuits in the United States after investors were hit with steep financial losses in the stock market. At […]

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Cannabis Compound Could Be Weapon in Fight Against Superbugs Mice cured of MRSA, raising hopes of treating antibiotic-resistant bacteria. A compound made by cannabis plants has been found to wipe out drug-resistant bacteria, raising hopes of a new weapon in the fight against superbugs. Scientists screened five cannabis compounds for their antibiotic properties and found […]

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The Unlikeliest State is Voting on Marijuana in November This conservative state could be going green by this fall. Despite the fact that marijuana stocks had a miserable 2019, cannabis momentum marches on in North America. For instance, by no later than April 30, we should see Mexico officially become the third country in the […]

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Veterans Affairs Canada Considers Expanding Cannabis Vaping Reimbursement Program Despite Health Concerns Veterans Affairs Canada is considering adding disposable vaping pens to a reimbursement program that has spent more than $2-million on cannabis vaporizers for military vets since 2015, despite growing health concerns around those products. More than five years ago, the federal department classified […]

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City Councillors Give Pot Stores Green Light City councillors are unanimous in their support of allowing legal cannabis retail stores in Brantford. “It’s time we opted in,” said Mayor Kevin Davis at a community development committee meeting on Tuesday. Davis has been working with the province over the past year to help municipalities get more […]

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Province Taking an ‘Odd’ Approach to Privatizing Cannabis Sales, Says Professor Cannabis retailers will face same problems under new system, says Brock University professor. An Ontario business professor says New Brunswick should consider allowing cannabis retailers to sell their product within other stores, rather than forcing operators to sell their product in stand-alone locations. Michael […]

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Santana on His ‘Smooth’ Move Into the Cannabis Market The celebrity cannabis business club has a new member: Carlos Santana. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is partnering with Left Coast Ventures, the same California company that provides flower for Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart’s Mind Your Head brand and Marley Natural. Asked how […]

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