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Australians Overwhelmingly Support Medical Cannabis

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Ninety one percent of Australians support medicinal cannabis use. Chronic diseases like epilepsy, chronic pain, nausea in cancer related chemotherapy, multiple sclerosis, PTSD, and palliative care are already legally treated with medical marijuana. Because of the overwhelming support, experts claim that over-the-counter cannabis purchases are just a matter of time....
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Canopy Growth to Supply Up to 6.5 Million Grams of Cannabis to Manitoba Retail Market

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Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC), a Canadian public cannabis company with a market cap of $7.71 billion dollars, announced this morning that the company has signed an agreement with the the Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation to supply their province with high quality cannabis products for the upcoming recreational...
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Canadian Senate to Vote on Recreational Cannabis This Week

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Since the Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the Cannabis Act in the Spring of 2017, the cannabis industry in Canada has grown aggressively. The announcement set the stage for public and private companies to position themselves to take advantage of the upcoming legal recreational cannabinoid market. Companies in the sector...
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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...
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Democrats are Favoring Marijuana Legislation to Encourage Voter Turnout

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Democratic leaders in the United States are starting to strongly support pro cannabis legislation in an attempt to encourage younger individuals to vote during future elections. Since only half of the individuals known as “millennials” (ages 18-29) chose not to vote in the recent November 2016 elections, its no surprise...
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Vermont Becomes 9th State to Legalize Recreational Cannabis

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Vermont becomes the 9th state in the U.S. to legalize recreational cannabis for adults over 21 but, the first state to do so through its passing legislation. Every other state has voted recreational cannabis via a ballot measure. Gov. Phil Scott had originally rejected a similar bill last year but,...