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Cannabis Canada: Cronos, Aleafia and MediPharm among pot companies reporting quarterly results

Regulators call on pot industry to improve governance amid financial conflicts  Canadian securities regulators are calling on companies in the cannabis industry to strengthen their governance and disclosure practices to ensure investors are aware of potential conflicts of interest for executives and directors relating to M&A activity. The staff notice issued Tuesday [PDF] by the Canadian Securities Administrators, an […]

Drake is going into business with a Canadian cannabis firm

San Francisco (CNN Business)Cannabis, so hot right now.The burgeoning North American cannabis industry — and, notably, the booming hemp-derived CBD sector — has become a red-carpet-like affair with celebrities and athletes signing on to pitch one brand or another. On Thursday, Aubrey Drake Graham, best known as hip-hop artist Drake, partnered with Canadian cannabis giant Canopy […]

‘Playing with fire’: What to know if you’re getting on a flight with cannabis

Flying within Canada with cannabis isn’t against the rules — but it may not be the smartest decision, according to an immigration lawyer. The issue arose this week when a domestic Air Canada flight from Toronto to Vancouver was diverted to Seattle. Some passengers on the flight reportedly raised concerns about whether they would be penalized for […]

Skinny Pot: Could Weight-Loss Weed Be Next?

Vape pen manufacturers are constantly coming up with new ways to try and entice potential customers, using everything from flavorful terpenes to mood-specific highs to draw people in. A couple years ago, when the erotic website Suicide Girls launched Zero, a specialty cartridge, it got a lot of attention — even for a marijuana vape marketed by […]

Cannabis for colds and flu? Here’s what the experts say

It comes on like a freight train: sore throat, stuffy nose, cough, body aches, and malaise. And that’s just the common cold. The flu ups the ante with all those symptoms plus fever, severe headache, and extreme exhaustion—in some adult cases vomiting and diarrhea, although those are more common in kids. After about five to seven days […]

7 cannabis strains that taste way better than candy corn

Candy corn is absolutely trash and anyone who disagrees is free to have that wrong opinion. Because ignorance is bliss. But you know what else is bliss? DANK-ASS TASTY FLAVORS FROM CANNABIS. So being that a lot of you probably have a handful of candy corn, and your taste buds are definitely crying for help, […]

How long should I be waiting to drive after consuming edible cannabis?

Since I don’t like inhaling things, I’d always avoided marijuana. A few months ago, I discovered weed gummies and I find they help me calm down in the evening so I can sleep. How long should I be waiting to drive after taking them? Even after a year of legalization, I’m really not clear on […]

How To Make RSO Body Lotion

After moving cross country to Arizona from Pennsylvania, I decided to get my medical card. In my personal life I have never felt relief from traditional medicines, and unfortunately PA was lacking in alternative medicines before my departure. Like most high school athletes, my only options were to overspend on methods that would end up […]

Pot use admission at U.S. border snagging Canadian boomers, says lawyer

VICTORIA — Canadians wanting to cross the U.S. border are being asked different marijuana questions than they were before cannabis was legal, says an American immigration lawyer who represents numerous aging baby boomers denied entry to America for past pot use. Recreational marijuana will have been legal for a year on Thursday, but any celebrating […]

Someone called 911 after roommate stole US$20 worth of weed

Police in Dade City, Florida say they had to ask a local man to kindly stop calling them to report that his roommate had dipped into his stash. A Pasco County Sheriff’s Office deputy took to Twitter in an effort to get the weed-bereaved gentleman to stop calling about his stolen weed, which remains prohibited in the […]

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