Category : Grizzle

by LeafAlert - 1 day ago

Erdogan Aims to Make Turkey a World Cannabis Leader

Turkey president Recep Erdogan has announced that the country will return to widespread cannabis cultivation and he urged regional leaders to promote the crop. “We destroyed cannabis in this country because of some enemies who were disguised as frien...

by LeafAlert - 2 days ago

Rhode Island May Be Next to Legalize Marijuana

Despite personal reservations, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo will move to legalize marijuana as soon as her next budget proposal. Gov. Raimondo gave a recent interview and noted that she has maintained a resistance to this move throughout her t...

by LeafAlert - 2 days ago

Temporary BCSC Ban Lifted From Abattis Bioceuticals Corp.

At least one Canadian marijuana company previously banned from trading securities due to an alleged market abuse scheme has now seen its trading abilities restored. In late November of 2018, the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) announced...

by LeafAlert - 2 days ago

Cannabis Industry Leaders to Gather in Davos for Summit

Leading lights from the global cannabis industry will descend upon Davos, Switzerland, for a conference that runs alongside the World Economic Forum this month. It is the latest in a series of CannaTech events hosted around the world by Israeli canna...

by LeafAlert - 3 days ago

420 Act: The Newest Federal Marijuana Legislation

A new bill, introduced by U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Oregon, would not only remove the drug from the Schedule I designation list but also would outline regulations similar to alcohol. That bill, however, has a humorous claim to fame, since the bill...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

CBD Shops Rolling Out Across Great Britain

The UK legalized medicinal marijuana last year, although few patients have been able to receive any cannabis due to extremely stringent criteria that prescribing doctors must adhere to. Yet CBD products with low doses of THC have been legal for some...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

New Year, New Proposed Marijuana Laws for Pennsylvania

In the state Senate, Democratic Senator Daylin Leach is working on legislation with Democratic Sen. Sharif Street — a bill that outlines regulations for legalization of marijuana use by adults within the state. Sen. Leach released a photo of himself...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

U.S. Marijuana Scorecard (Winter 2019)

The scorecard focuses exclusively on vertically integrated U.S. operators. We exclude biotech research driven stocks and smaller growers with market caps below C$200 million and limited liquidity. This is the first edition of the U.S. marijuana sco...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Thailand Deals Blow to Private Marijuana Companies

Thailand has indicated that it will prevent large cannabis firms from seizing control of its fledgling marijuana industry by handing power to citizen-led enterprises. Thailand legalized cannabis for medical purposes as a New Year “gift” to the people...