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Say Hello to the Very First Marijuana ETF You Can Buy in the U.S.

Say Hello to the Very First Marijuana ETF You Can Buy in the U.S.

Say Hello to the Very First Marijuana ETF You Can Buy in the U.S.

Say hello to the very first marijuana ETF for the U.S. As reported by CNBC, on Oct. 27, ETF Managers Group filed for a new ETF, the Alternative Agroscience ETF.

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Corix Bioscience Purchases Pharmaceutical Development Corp LTD

PHOENIX, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Corix Bioscience Inc. (OTCQB: CXBS) has purchased 100% of Pharmaceutical Development Corp., allowing Corix to commence selling its proprietary cannabis products internationally.

SeeThruEquity RSHO Raúl Elizalde

United Nations Invites Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico Executive to Speak at World Health Organization Convention in Geneva, Switzerland

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 26, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, announced today that subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico Executive Raúl Elizalde has been invited to speak on behalf of the family of companies, to the U.N. at the World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Drug Scheduling; Convention on Psychotropic Substances; Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs in Geneva, Switzerland, on Nov. 6, 2017.

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces State of Mexico’s Historic Purchase of Company’s Cannabis Product for Its Citizens

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 21, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that the State of Mexico’s government has purchased the company’s Real Scientific Hemp Oil-X™ (RSHO-X™) CBD hemp oil products from its subsidiary HempMeds Mexico® to treat 11 of its citizens suffering from varying indications including Refractory Epilepsy and Lennox Gastaut-Syndrome.

World of Cannabis: Navigating the Caribbean Market

World of Cannabis: Navigating the Caribbean Market

Cannabis has a particularly rich history in the Caribbean. With Jamaica and Puerto Rico making moves in the market, the World of Cannabis featured Edgar Montero, Mark Slaugh, Lance Johnstone Courtney Betty and Barry Robert Gainsburg, Esq., on how to navigate the Caribbean market.

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds Mexico® Receives COFEPRIS Permission for Flagship Product RSHO-X™ Usage for Cancer Patient

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 24, 2017/Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary HempMeds Mexico® has received permission from Mexico’s health authority COFEPRIS to import their flagship product Real Scientific Hemp Oil-X™ (RSHO-X™) to treat a patient for their pain associated with cancer treatments and for their general well-being.

Mexican Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill

Mexican Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Bill

On Dec. 13, 2016, the Mexican Senate voted overwhelmingly to pass a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in the country. Approved by a margin of 98-7, the bill is part of a larger proposal submitted by President Enrique Peña Nieto to Congress.

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Subsidiary HempMeds(R) Mexico Begins Distribution of Flagship Product Real Scientific Hemp Oil(TM) to Colombian Market

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Nov. 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC PINK: MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico, the first and only company with approval from COFEPRIS to legally import a cannabis product into Mexico, has begun distributing Real Scientific Hemp Oil™ (RSHO™) to Colombia.

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto Following Marijuana Vote in California

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto Following Marijuana Vote in California

On Sept. 15, 2016, a legislator from California revealed that Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto brought up California’s recreational legalization measure with a delegation of California Democratic lawmakers who were visiting Mexico to discuss trade and border issues.

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Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s Subsidiary HempMeds(R) Mexico to Sponsor and Exhibit at Expoweed Conference in Mexico City

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC PINK: MJNA) announced today that its subsidiary HempMeds® Mexico is sponsoring and exhibiting at the Aug. 12-14 ExpoWeed Conference, the first-ever cannabis conference to be held in Mexico.

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Medical Marijuana, Inc. Receives 22 More Permits to Export Into Estimated $10-12 Billion Market in Mexico

SAN DIEGO, June 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC PINK: MJNA) announced today that Mexico’s government has approved 22 additional import permits for Real Scientific Hemp Oil-X™ (RSHO-X™), expanding the Company’s foothold into a market projected to eventually reach $10-12 billion annually.

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Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto Wants to Ease Law on Marijuana Possession

MEXICO CITY—Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on Thursday said he would ask the country’s congress to decriminalize personal possession of up to an ounce of marijuana, legalize its medical use and shift public policy from prohibition to prevention of the drug’s consumption.

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Congress of Mexico Announces Hearing on Recreational Legalization

On Dec. 27, 2015, Jesus Zambrano, President of Mexico’s Chamber of Deputies, a house in the country’s Congress, issued a press release announcing that the Congress of Mexico will have a hearing on the issue of recreational marijuana legalization.

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Mexico Making Moves on Recreational Marijuana

On Nov. 4, 2015, Mexico’s Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation approved personal use of marijuana, including growing, harvesting, preparing and possessing the plant, for the four plaintiffs addressed in the court’s ruling.

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Does American Legalization Challenge Mexican Cartels?

One of the ongoing rationalizations for the legalization of the drug trade in the United States has been to stop the associated crime that comes with prohibition. The drug trade across the Mexican border is one of the bloodiest on a regular basis.

Mexican Cartels

Legal Pot in the US Is Crippling Mexican Cartels

Marijuana has accounted for nearly half of all total drug arrests in the US for the past 20 years, according to the FBI’s crime statistics. And according to the Department of Justice (DOJ), a large portion of the US illegal drug market is controlled directly by Mexican cartels.

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Cartels Can’t Maintain Cannabis Demand

Rodrigo Silla, a cannabis farmer in Mexico, complained to The Washington Post that growing marijuana is “not worth it anymore,” and added how he wishes “the Americans would stop with this legalization.” Mexican cartels are having trouble competing with legal weed.


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