August 2017

For anyone curious about working in the world of weed, a new resource makes job-hunting easier.  A recruiting agency for legal cannabis firms has launched a website that aims to serve as a one-stop shop for employers and job seekers. The site, Vangsters, allows hopefuls to apply to jobs and crate employee profiles, with a […]

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TEL-AVIV, Israel, August 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNBX) (OTCQB: CNBX) today announced it received a very positive preliminary international patentability report from the PCT authorities regarding patent application PCT/IL2016/050471 finding all claims innovative and inventive. This PCT report is a major step in the progress of the patent application which is now […]

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Last year, Florida voters decided to expand the state’s highly restrictive medical marijuana program, but lawmakers have struggled to adhere to the wishes of their frustrated constituents. Governor Rick Scott and Republican policymakers have tried to maintain the severely limited nature of the previous system, even placing a ban on smoking legally acquired green. Despite these […]

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Jonathan Gilbert, CEO and Director, and David Schrader, COO of Scythian Biosciences Corp. (TSXV: SCYB) (“Scythian”) in an interview with InvestorIntel Senior Editor Peter Clausi discuss the cannabinoid drug Scythian has developed to treat traumatic brain injuries. David states the drug is for immediate use after impact “to try and prevent” continuing brain damage, tissue […]

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Lisa Olson wasn’t born with Multiple Sclerosis. She also didn’t grow up thinking cannabis could be used for medicinal purposes. In fact, the Phoenix-area resident didn’t think very highly at all of the plant. Until she decided that that pharmaceuticals were doing nothing to help her. “I used to be on four prescription drugs to […]

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A Republican rainmaker and real-estate developer from Destin, Florida, Jay Odom entered the medical marijuana game early. He is one of the founders of CHT Medical, a two-year-old company that partnered with Chestnut Hill Tree Farm of Alachua, Florida, for a license. In the past, he has had several unrelated brushes with the law. Odom, […]

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An attorney for FW Green Investments LLC, the firm that sought to start a cultivation facility in Huber Heights, said the company is still interested in locating within the city. The company’s general counsel, Steve Anevski, said there is support for legislation that would allow the company to move into the city. …read more at […]

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Despite missing a key state deadline earlier this month, three more medical marijuana growers won final licenses on Monday to cultivate the drug. The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission voted to grant approval for three of the five companies that had missed the deadline to be operational by Aug. 15. The other two firms were granted […]

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