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CCT Interview with Jeremy Diehl, Co- Founder & CTO of Green Mill Supercritical

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Green Mill Supercritical is a company out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania focused on offering their customers involved in the cannabis industry state-of-the-art, fully automated, CO2 extraction machines. ______________________________________________________________ 1) How did the company get started? What in your career lead you to running Green Mill Supercritical? I spent my entire career...
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GW Pharma to Raise $300M Via Public Offering

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GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH) announced this morning that the company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Greenwich Biosciences, plans to raise $300 million dollars via the selling GW Pharma’s common shares on the NASDAQ Global Market. The company is planning to offer the underwriters an additional 30-day option to purchase an additional $45...
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New Restrictions for the Sales of Cannabis Set in California

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This past weekend new regulation were set in place for Californias medical and recreational cannabis dispensaries to ensure quality and safety for consumers. All cannabinoid derived products and dried herbs that were not considered compliant were ordered to either be sold or destroyed by the July 1, 2018 deadline. New...
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The Cannabis Act in Canada will Revolutionize the Industrial Hemp Farming Industry

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Last Week, The Cannabis Act was officially passed by the Canadian government. Most of the world has been heavily focused on the new regulations set in place to legalize the recreational use of cannabis for adults but, how does this new bill effect the industrial hemp industry? Largely overshadowed by...
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House Passes 2018 Farm Bill

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The United States House of Representatives approved the 2018 Farm Bill with a narrow 213-211 vote this week that has passed legislation to legalize the growth of hemp throughout the country’s farmland. This is the the second vote on the new Farm Bill that has taken place over the of the...
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More Banks Willing to Work with Cannabis Businesses as Legality is Debated

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If you live in any of the nine U.S. states that support recreationally legal cannabis legislation like California, Alaska, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, and Washington, it becomes simple to forget that the use and possession of cannabis is a federally illegal offense. The Controlled Substance Act of 1970,...
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Spectrum Cannabis Announces the Launch of Color-Coded Cannabinoid Softgels

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Spectrum Cannabis, wholly owned subsidiary of Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) announced this morning the launch of its new color-coded Softgels to customers in Canada. Spectrum Cannabis has created this new product to offer consumers a safe alternative to smoking cannabis for relief. This will allow healthcare professionals the...
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Views on Cannabis Are Changing in the NBA

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It’s no longer a secret that NBA players smoke cannabis. Kenyon Martin, ex-Denver Nugget and retired NBA power forward, estimated that 85 percent of the NBA smoked cannabis during his 15-year career. Former NBA small forward Matt Barnes, who retired just a season ago, claimed that he played better when...
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Trudeau Turns Down Senate Amendments Made to the Cannabis Act

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The Canadian federal government and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has chosen to turn down the dozen amendments the Senate had passed a week ago which will hold up legislative approval of the Cannabis Act. The Cannabis Act, when passed, will legalize the recreational use of cannabis and the extraction of...
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Aurora Cannabis to Acquire Genetics Company Anadia Labs

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Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) (OTCQB: ACBFF) announced yesterday a binding term sheet that states Aurora Cannabis intends to acquire the privately held cannabinoid genetics, testing, and R&D company Anandia Labs in exchange for $115 million in shares of the company. Anandia Labs is licensed by Health Canada and is focused...