Sat.Aug 10, 2019

Who’s Turning Cannabis into a GMO?

Cannabis Life Network

Supply shortages, quality issues, and opaque production practices are all areas in desperate need of improvement in Canada’s cannabis industry, and some see turning cannabis into a GMO as the answer to these problems.

The History of Medical Marijuana

Greencamp

Most ancient cultures have realized and documented cannabis’ therapeutic applications, allowing us to trace a 6,000-year-old history of medical marijuana. Continue Reading. The post The History of Medical Marijuana appeared first on Greencamp. Health

CannTrust’s auditor no longer endorses 2018 financial statement amid controversy

Cannabis Life Network

VAUGHAN, Ont. CannTrust Holdings Inc. says its independent outside auditor has withdrawn its endorsement of the 2018 financial statements, the latest fallout from recent revelations about illicit grow rooms at the Ontario-based cannabis company.

Uganda’s President Museveni Launches Own Cannabis Company

Cannabis Law Report

Uganda is set to become one of the countries to dispense medical marijuana after President Yoweri Museveni launched a cannabis growing company, the Industrial Hemp (U) Ltd.

CannTrust shares swing wildly after auditor pulls endorsement of 2018 numbers

Cannabis Life Network

VAUGHAN, Ont. Shares in CannTrust Holdings Inc. experienced a wild ride Friday, roaring back from early morning losses to close up more than 40 per cent.

Popular Fashion Brand Merges With The CBD Industry

Leaf Science

The popular fashion brand Alice + Olivia have announced that they are entering into a partnership with Kush Queen, a luxury cannabis brand.

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Canopy Growth to Buy Cannabis Research Joint Venture

Cannabis Law Report

SMITHS FALLS, ON, Aug. 9, 2019 /CNW/ – Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX: WEED), (NYSE: CGC) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the global cannabinoid-based medical researcher Beckley Canopy Therapeutics (“Beckley Canopy”).

Everything You Need To Know About Your Endocannabinoid System

The Fresh Toast

If you're a newcomer to cannabis, the endocannabinoid system may be confusing. Welcome to Marijuana 101: All about your ECS. Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Your Endocannabinoid System at The Fresh Toast. Cannabis Medical Marijuana News cannabinoids endocannabinoid system

Auditor withdraws cannabis firm CannTrust’s financial report amid controversy

Cannabis Law Report

CannTrust said KPMG’s decision was prompted by the Ontario producer’s caution against a reliance on its financial statements for the two periods, as well as recent information CannTrust shared with the auditor that led to senior leadership changes.

How to Make CBD Gummies at Home

LIWTS

CBD has gone from being a presumed ‘flavour of the month’ fad to an all-out obsession the world can’t get enough of. If the science of CBD is to be believed, this remarkable compound has more wide-reaching therapeutic properties than almost any conventional pharmaceutical on the market.

Washington DC To Accept Medical Marijuana Cards From 8 New States

Cannabis Law Report

Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser, DC Health, and the Mayor’s Office of Policy is announcing an expansion of the scope of its reciprocity rules for medical marijuana to all states that issue medical marijuana cards or other state documents.

Frost Todd Brown: The latest hemp laws state-by-state: July 2019

Cannabis Law Report

By: Hemp Industry Team. One state established a hemp growth program, one governor vetoed legislation expanding his state’s hemp program, and agencies in five states announced hemp policies or regulations. One county prosecutor announced CBD is illegal in his state.

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THE GREEN ORGANIC DUTCHMAN FILES APPLICATION FOR NASDAQ LISTING

Cannabis Law Report

TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2019 /CNW/ – The Green Organic Dutchman Holdings Ltd. the “ Company ” or “ TGOD “) ( TSX:TGOD) ( US-OTC:TGODF ) is pleased to announce that it has submitted an application to list its common shares on the NASDAQ. .

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Article: Reason Foundation – Capitalization Requirements for Marijuana Businesses Are Unjust and Counterproductive

Cannabis Law Report

Requiring cannabis businesses to prove capital assets in order to gain licensure is an economically ineffective and potentially damaging policy that several states have unfortunately adopted.

FORMER FDA COMMISSIONER PUSHES EXPEDITED AUTHORIZATION FOR CBD PRODUCTS

Cannabis Law Report

Authored by: Akshita Singh , Mark Mansour , Ryan Holz | . Aug 9, 2019 | CBD , Enforcement | Federal. Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb recently penned an op-ed in the Washington Post titled “The CBD craze is getting out of hand. The FDA needs to act.”

Florida To Retire Drug Sniffing Dogs

Cannabis Law Report

“The dogs are done,” said State Attorney Jeff Siegmeister, who runs the prosecutors offices in the Third Judicial Circuit in seven rural North Florida counties. “If If they’re pot-trained, I don’t know how we can ever re-certify them.