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Cannabis Briefs for October 15, 2019

•MedMen has terminated its agreement to acquire PharmaCann, a $682 million all-stock transaction originally announced last December. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 15, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for September 24, 2019

•Health Canada has officially suspended CannTrust’s license as a cannabis cultivator and supplier following months of investigation into the company’s history of misleading inspectors, operating without proper licensure, and other misdeeds. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 24, 2019

CannTrust Cuts 20% Of Staff As New Revelations Fuel Scandal

Embattled Canadian cannabis producer CannTrust laid off 20% of its staff—approximately 180 people—on Thursday as fallout from its cultivation violations continues apace. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 10, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for August 20, 2019

•Beverage industry veterans Rebecca Running and Sommer Walker have released the first wave of products for their new brand, Grateful Sparkling Hemp-Infused Water. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 20, 2019

With Sales Rising, Aphria Eyes Potential Play For CannTrust

After posting robust sales growth for its fiscal year ended in May, Canadian cannabis producer Aphria has expansion on its mind. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 6, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for July 30, 2019

•Senator Kamala Harris and Representative Jerry Nadler have unveiled a new bill that would decriminalize cannabis at the federal level, remove it from the controlled substances list, and set up an “Opportunity Trust Fund” to offer grants for community reinvestment and small business loans. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 30, 2019

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