May 2018

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – New York State Democrats joined the great marijuana debate Wednesday. The executive committee passed a resolution calling for the legalization of marijuana, saying millions could be added to state coffers if it were taxed like alcohol at an excise tax rate of 13 percent, CBS2’s Political Reporter Marcia Kramer reported. “The Democratic […]

The record-breaking month is part of a broader, seasonal trend playing out in Colorado’s rec market, where sales have consistently spiked in early spring, midsummer and around holidays. Seasonal sales trends are common in the retail landscape. Sales of lawn and garden equipment, for example, jump in the spring, while pens, pencils and notebooks all […]

Pioneers of New York’s medical marijuana program are expressing cautious excitement over the prospect of adult use legalization. “This industry is probably the fastest moving industry there is right now,” said Jeremy Unruh, director of public and regulatory affairs for PharmaCann LLC, which operates a dispensary in the Bronx. Unruh suggested the state’s medical marijuana […]

CLOSE The ruling overturns a 2012 law passed by the Legislature that barred cardholders from possessing and using marijuana on public college campuses Isabel Greenblatt, The Republic | azcentral.com Plants in a grow room at a marijuana farm supplying Arizona’s medical-marijuana industry.(Photo: David Wallace/The Republic) The Arizona Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that the state can’t criminally charge […]

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – New York State Democrats joined the great marijuana debate Wednesday. The executive committee passed a resolution calling for the legalization of marijuana, saying millions could be added to state coffers if it were taxed like alcohol at an excise tax rate of 13 percent, CBS2’s Political Reporter Marcia Kramer reported. “The Democratic […]

Innovative cannabis delivery systems may be the key to cornering an overcrowded marijuana market in a pre-legalization atmosphere. As cannabis trends towards being a wellness product in the domain of entrepreneurs and on-the-go moms, today’s consumers are looking for more straightforward, less conspicuous ways to partake. As the folks at Manna Molecular Science put it […]

Cannabics Pharmaceuticals has announced the appointment of Haleli Sharir, Ph.D. as principal scientist and Nir Kfir, Ph.D. as senior scientist. The two new team members will support Cannabics’ data-discovery process with the goal of identifying new cannabinoid diagnostic tests and treatments for cancer. Dr. Sharir is widely recognized for her role in identifying a potentially […]

Save Article Emblem Corp. (TSXV:EMC) and Canntab entered into a collaboration and licensing agreement in 2017 for development and commercialization of Canntab’s sustained release product SmallCapPower | May 23, 2018: Emblem Corp. (TSXV:EMC), in association with Canntab Therapeutics Limited (CSE:PILL), announced recently that it has received Health Canada’s approval for research and development activities on […]

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge put a hold on plans to implement the research provision of Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana law Tuesday, siding with dispensaries and growers who challenged the Health Department’s approach. Commonwealth Court Judge Patricia McCullough issued a preliminary injunction that halted the agency’s regulations pertaining to handing out additional licenses to growers […]