Global

2
Aug
2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg firm advising top Canada marijuana market investor

Prominent Brexiter refuses to back decriminalisation or legalisation of cannabis in UK Jacob Rees-Mogg’s investment firm is advising one of the highest-profile investors in Canada’s marijuana market. Somerset Capital Management, co-founded by the prominent Brexiter MP, is an adviser to an emerging markets fund established by Purpose Investments. Purpose Investments has emerged this year as one

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2
Aug
2018

Good Chemistry opens its doors to medical marijuana

From the outside, Good Chemistry — Worcester’s first medical and possibly first recreational cannabis dispensary — is a nearly-anonymous storefront tucked between a few thrift stores on Harrison Street, part of the wider Crompton Collective network of mill buildings. The only detail suggesting what lies inside is the tastefully-decorative fog on the windows and a

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27
Jul
2018

Sessions says states can legalize cannabis, but…

CA official say no to marijuana-infused alcohol; UK reschedules cannabis-based medicines; MI police investigate possible industry corruption TOP THINGS TO KNOW In new remarks, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that “states have a right to set their own laws and will do so” but that “the American republic will not be better if there are marijuana

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27
Jul
2018

Lowe launches 12 medical marijuana products

Jamaican scientist Dr Henry Lowe yesterday launched 12 cannabis-based nutraceutical products manufactured by his company, Medicanja Limited, and made an appeal for regional collaboration in the growth and utilisation of medicinal cannabis. “If we truly believe in regional cooperation and wish to work with each other on the matter of medicinal cannabis, then… the time has

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27
Jul
2018

Research mulled on medical marijuana

THE Philippine National Health Research System (PNHRS) may look into the possibility of conducting a research on the use of marijuana for medical purposes. In the weekly Kapihan sa Baguio, Merlita Opena, chief research information, communication, and utilization division, said a study on medical marijuana maybe possible. “That could be an avenue for another research.

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