EMMAC now licensed to cultivate medical cannabis in Spain
EMMAC Life Sciences Group, Europe’s largest independent cannabis company, is pleased to announce that Medalchemy, the Group’s Good Manufacturing Practice (“GMP”) certified manufacturing site in Alicante, Spain has secured approval from the Spanish Health Authorities (“AEMPS”) to cultivate medical cannabis. Medalchemy now has fully integrated cannabis supply facilities, with a licence to grow medical cannabis commercially as well as extract and manufacture cannabis extract as an active pharmaceutical ingredient (“API”).
The Greenhouse of Walled Lake Cannabis Dispensary is Trading Cannabis for Coins
The Covid-19 Virus is not only a major health concern but is also responsible for a massive coin shortage which is hitting close to home. Walmart, CVS, Kroger and many banks throughout the United States are feeling the squeeze. So much so, some are buying cash bonuses for coins and or rounding up customers’ bills. The Greenhouse of Walled Lake is also feeling the pinch and is now responding with a “Coins for Cannabis” promotion. Starting Tuesday July 28th, the dispensary will accept rolls of coins, pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters for payment. If customers bring in $100.00 or more in tolled coins, they will receive free product…a Pre-Roll. This promotion will continue indefinitely, until Greenhouse of Walled Lake has enough coins.
Run The Jewels launch their own strain of cannabis
Run The Jewels have launched their own strain of cannabis, which they’ve called Ooh La La. The pair have named the strain after their song ‘ooh la la’, from their fourth studio album ‘RTJ4’, released in June.
California Bill Offers Banking Support For Cannabis Businesses
A proposed new California bill, AB 1525, would give banking institutions and accountants the green light to work with cannabis businesses.
The bill will be addressed when lawmakers return this week, according to Bloomberg, and it proposes to allow financial services, including public accounting services, to help commercial cannabis activity without being at risk of committing a crime.
Democrats defeat legal cannabis platform amendment
The Democratic National Committee’s (DNC) platform committee on Monday rejected an amendment calling on the party to support marijuana legalization as an official 2020 policy plank.
Several delegates testified in favor of the proposal, arguing that legalization and ending the war on drugs will help resolve racial inequities and stimulate the economy. But following discussion of the measure, it was shot down in a 50-106 vote, with three abstentions.
Biome Grow to sell cannabis subsidiary Highland Grow to MYM Nutraceuticals in C$12.9 million deal
Biome Grow Inc (CSE:BIO) (OTCMKTS:BIOIF) announced Monday it is selling its Highland Grow Inc subsidiary to MYM Nutraceuticals Inc (CSE:MYM) (OTCMKTS:MYMMF) in a C$12.9 million deal.
The deal consideration includes around 175.3 million common and special shares of MYM Nutraceuticals, making Biome Grow the cannabis producer’s largest shareholder with a 19% stake in the company.
Organigram Launches Cannabis-Infused Chocolate Bar Trailblazer Snax in Canada
Organigram Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: OGI) (TSX: OGI), the parent company of Organigram Inc. (the “Company” or “Organigram”), a leading licensed producer of cannabis, is pleased to announce the launch of its most recent cannabis 2.0 product Trailblazer Snax, a premium-quality, value-priced, cannabis-infused chocolate bar.
Young mum is first person in Scotland to be prescribed cannabis legally after years of chronic pain
A young mum has become the first person in Scotland to be prescribed cannabis legally as part of new European study – and says it allows her to play with her kids and take a shower after years of chronic pain.
Kayleigh Compston, 26, first got into smoking weed as a teenager, but stopped – until four years ago when she began to self-medicate illegally.
Israel cannabiz leader Seach plans to expand into Europe
One Israel company, Seach Medical Group, has been a pioneer in the research, development, and distribution of medical cannabis and is ready to expand to European markets. It has plans to open a facility in Greece to penetrate the EU market with its products for medicinal use.
Numuni Subsidiary Secures Revenue Partnership Deal With 1.8 Million User-base ROCash
Breaking Digital Media Technology stock news – Numuni, Inc., (“Numuni”) a subsidiary of Sun Kissed Industries, Inc. (OTCMKTS:SKDI), (“Sun Kissed”, “SKDI”), has partnered with Connekt Earning (“Connekt”), who will begin monetizing their 1.8 million active users on their flagship website, ROCash.com, with Numuni’s digital media monetization platform.
Study: Stimulant use is higher in states without medical cannabis laws
Medical and non-medical prescription stimulant use is higher in states without medical cannabis laws (MCLs) than in states with MCLs among heterosexuals and among certain lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) subpopulations.
The study led by Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health researchers is published in the International Journal of Drug Policy.
World Health Organization Removes Cannabidiol from “Drugs” List
The debate over whether cannabidiol should still be on the drug list has reached a new stage. The World Health Organization (W.H.O.), in its latest general review, has removed this substance from the ‘drug’ category.