Month : April 2018

Cannabis News Global Market Watch

Maricann Group Inc. Receives Their GMP Certification with the European Medicines Agency

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Maricann Group Inc. (CSE:MARI)(OTCQB:MRRCF) announced this morning that the company has received its Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification from the European Medicines Agency. The Maricann Group is a vertically integrated, public cannabis company located in Ontario, Canada. The company currently operates cultivation, extraction, formulation and distribution facilities in accordance with...
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CashCropToday | Crop Topics | Are CBD Products Hitting The Mainstream?

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This episode discusses companies with new CBS products hitting the mainstream. CashCropToday Media is a global media, branding and technology company, with a focus on news and information about investing, technology, entrepreneurship, and the lifestyle of Cannabis & Hemp. Reaching more than 1.2 million people worldwide, CashCropToday offers news coverage...
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Global Hemp Group, Inc. Looking Forward to 2018 Senate Bill Addressing Regulation of Hemp

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Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) is a lead sponsor of ‘The Hemp Farming Act of 2018’, which would remove hemp from scheduled list of controlled substances, making it a legal crop Global Hemp Group, Inc. (CSE: GHG) (FRANKFURT: GHG) (OTC: GBHPF) is joining other leaders in the hemp industry through its...
Politics

Michigan will Vote for Recreational Cannabis in November

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The State Board of Canvassers in Michigan, the government body in the state that oversees its elections, has decided to include a recreational cannabis vote in the states November 2018 election. Over 365,000 registered voters signed the petition in favor of the legalization of cannabis. If passed, adults the age...
Current News Health Politics

UCSD Receives $4.7M in Funding to Explore CBD as a Treatment for Extreme Cases of Autism

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The University of California San Diego, one of the most prestigious colleges in the sunshine state, has been granted $4.7 million dollars in private donations to study Cananbidiol (CBD) as a possible treatment for those with severe autism. UCSD will study whether or not Cannabidiol oil can be an effective...
Hemp News Market Watch

Elixinol Secures CBD Supply with Colorado Partnership

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Elixinol Global (ASX:EXL) and subsidiary Elixinol LLC.  announced this week that the companies have partnered with Kersey Agricultural company to help supply and maintain Elixinol’s hemp and CBD supply chain. Elixinol will fund the new joint venture named, Northern Colorado High Plains Producers, with $1.8M with Kersey Ag Co. contributing 700 acres of...
Politics

Missouri House Moves to Legalize Medical Marijuana

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House has given initial approval to a bill that would legalize medical marijuana for certain patients. The bill, approved Monday in a voice vote, would allow anyone over 18 dying of a terminal disease to access smokeless medical marijuana. People with cancer, Alzheimer’s,...
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Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s Message to Jeff Sessions: Medical Cannabis Can Help Opioid Addicts Recover

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In an article for CNN.com, the infamous Dr. Sanjay Gupta shared his thoughts in a letter addressed to United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions on medical marijuana and how the consumption of the plant can be effective in the treating opioid addicts. Research from the Rand Corp. found that there...
Cannabis News Market Watch

Alternative Medical Enterprises Closes $35 Million Dollar Private Placement

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CannaRoyalty Corp. (CSE: CRZ) (OTCQX: CNNRF)  announced this morning that one of its company’s investments, Alternative Medical Enterprises, LLC has closed a private placement financing of $35.4M. CannaRoyalty Corp. invested $1.5 million in Alternative Medical Enterprises in 2015. According to the press release the investment has helped the companies growth and evolution,...
Current News Global Health

CBD Derived From Hemp Has Potential to Fight Ovarian Cancer Studies Find

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Sara Biela and Chase Turner, graduate students from Sullivan University College of Pharmacy in Kentucky, presented new findings tied to industrial hemp derived CBD’s anti-cancer properties at the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology held back on April 21-25. Link to the scientific studies The two new studies investigated...