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The 'Limitless Future' of a Weed Extract that Doesn't Get You High

The ‘Limitless Future’ of a Weed Extract That Doesn’t Get You High

The ‘Limitless Future’ of a Weed Extract That Doesn’t Get You High

CBD—a purified weed extract that won’t get you stoned—is used to treat everything from breast cancer to stress relief, epilepsy to aching joints. VICE met up with David Bonvillain, who runs the CBD company Elite Botanicals, for an inside scoop on the extract’s “limitless future.”

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Sinapse Partnership to Facilitate Prescribing and Dispensing of Medicinal Cannabis in Australia

SYDNEY, Australia, Sept. 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – The Hydroponics Company Limited (ASX: THC) is pleased to announce the first partnership with Sinapse Pty Ltd (Sinapse) as a key partner in its strategy to facilitate medicinal cannabis prescribing and dispensing in Australia.

Federal Marijuana Impairment Report Finds DUI Tests Ineffective for THC

Federal Marijuana Impairment Report Finds DUI Tests Ineffective for THC

A federal marijuana impairment report has cast a shadow of doubt over the THC testing methods and regulations used by law enforcement officers in America, citing the inability to detect THC impairment from biological test samples and the worthlessness of establishing a “per se” limit to designate THC impairment.

IDPH to Begin Accepting Applications for Expanded Medical Cannabidiol Program (6/13/17)

DES MOINES, Iowa, June 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — On May 12, 2017, Governor Branstad signed legislation expanding the Medical Cannabidiol Act, first enacted July 1, 2014. Today, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) filed emergency rules implementing a portion of the new law.

New Cannabis Chocolate Candy Molds Identify THC Laced Edibles with State Safety Symbol.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, June 8, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Cannabis Candy Mold Company has created the first-ever reusable chocolate molds specifically made for the home marijuana candy maker to distinguish the difference between THC medicated items meant for adults and candy for children.

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ASX Medicinal Cannabis Company Signs Exclusive Strategic Alliance with US-Based Pharmaceutical Company

SYDNEY, Australia, May 24, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Hydroponics Company Limited (ASX:THC) (“THC” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive Strategic Alliance with Colorado-based healthcare solutions company Phoenix Life Sciences Inc (“Phoenix Life”) to collaboratively research, develop, manufacture, distribute and sell medicinal cannabis products in Australia and internationally.

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Tilray Unveils New Product Categorization System in Canada

NANAIMO, British Columbia, May 15, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Tilray, a global leader in medical cannabis research and production, today unveiled a new product categorization system that simplifies the process of choosing medical cannabis products for patients in Canada.

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THC:ASX Announcement: 1st Quarter Revenue up 22% And US Expansion

SYDNEY, Australia, May 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – The Hydroponics Company Limited (ASX: THC) is pleased to announce that first quarter revenue in its wholly owned subsidiary CMDV (Crystal Mountain (Canada)/Dragon Vision (Hong Kong)) increased by more than 22% year-on-year to over $1.11m.

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ASX:THC Commences Trading on the Australian Securities Exchange

SYDNEY, Australia, May 4, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The Hydroponics Company Limited (ASX:THC or ‘the Company’) is pleased to announce that it has today commenced trading on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), following its successful $8m capital raising. The Company is well placed to achieve a number of milestones in the next 6-12 months.

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AXIM Biotech Receives Schedule 1 Permit to Move Forward With Development of MedChew Rx Pharmaceutical Chewing Gum

NEW YORK, May 02, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — AXIM® Biotechnologies, Inc. (AXIM® Biotech) (OTC:AXIM), a world leader in cannabinoid research and development, today announced that the company’s product development partner Quay Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (“Quay Pharma”) has obtained the relevant licenses from the British Home Office to import and work with the controlled drugs that are required to continue the development of AXIM’s MedChew Rx® pharmaceutical chewing gum’s family of products.

Federal Marijuana Does Not Test Well

Federal Marijuana Does Not Test Well

Marijuana grown by the federal government for research purposes does not have the same quality as the pot from other sources. Until recently, the U.S. federal government had to grow all the marijuana that would be used in scientific research, but researchers have found the government’s pot to be, essentially, irrelevant.

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THC Announces $10,000,000 Capital Commitment

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 16, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — THC BioMed Intl Ltd. (“THC” or the “Company”) (CSE:THC) announces that it has entered into a capital commitment agreement (the “Capital Commitment”) with GEM Global Yield Fund LLC SCS (“GEM”) for a $10 million Capital Commitment from GEM to invest into THC.

Sessions Articulates His Stance on Marijuana And Federal Law

Sessions Articulates His Stance on Marijuana And Federal Law

During a Feb. 27, 2017, meeting with reporters at the U.S. Justice Department, Attorney General Jeff Sessions gave a new explanation of his views on marijuana and federal law. “Most of you probably know I don’t think America is going to be a better place when more people of all ages and particularly young people start smoking pot,” Sessions said.

San Francisco Bay Area Now Has a Cold-Brewed Cannabis Coffee

San Francisco Bay Area Now Has a Cold-Brewed Cannabis Coffee

A new cold-brewed coffee drink infused with THC is now available in the San Francisco Bay area. Somatik is a joint effort between the edibles company of the same name and Ritual Roasters. The 8-ounce bottles are available at several Bay-area dispensaries or through the CANNVIS delivery service for $12 each.

Georgia Senate Bill Places New Restriction on THC Levels in Cannabis Oil

Georgia Senate Bill Places New Restriction on THC Levels in Cannabis Oil

The Georgia Senate has passed a bill that would require a reduction in the amount of THC in cannabis oil. Senate Bill 16 reduces the amount of THC, the psychoactive chemical in marijuana, allowed in cannabis oil from 5 percent to 3 percent. However, the bill also adds a medical condition, autism, to the eight legal uses of medical marijuana established in 2015.

Top 3 Most Attractive Investment Subsets Of The Cannabis Industry

Top 3 Most Attractive Investment Subsets of the Cannabis Industry

The cannabis industry is expected to reach $50 billion in size by 2026, according to Cowen & Co., making it one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Investors have taken a growing interest in the industry as legalization has spread across North America. Here are three subsets of the cannabis industry that investors may want to consider for the best risk-adjusted returns.


Marijuana Enforcement Acts on Retail Violations

ANCHORAGE, Feb. 9, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Today, enforcement officers of the Alcohol and Marijuana Enforcement Office seized items from several retail stores across the state containing CBD (cannabidiol) oil that appear to be offered for sale in violation of several provisions of AS 17.38, including requirements for testing, packaging, and labeling.


Northwest Wonderland Aims to Reinvent the Way Consumers Enjoy Cannabis

SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Northwest Wonderland introduces BULLETPROOF COFFEE SPRAY, the first of it’s kind on the planet. The spray mimics it’s hot liquid counterpart precisely, except it’s absorbed sublingually, so it’s effects are felt quicker – within 30s to 10m.

Denver Deli Offers Marijuana-Smoked Turkey on Sandwiches

Denver Deli Offers Marijuana-Smoked Turkey on Sandwiches

A Denver deli has come up with a timely new way to prepare turkey, according to 12News.com. Cook’s Fresh Market is offering a weed-roasted natural turkey sandwich and a Mile High club sandwich. Owner Ed Janos said both sandwiches are made with turkey that was smoked over marijuana stalks at a low temperature for six hours.

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Health Canada Issues THC BioMed amendment to Sell Starting Materials and Grants THC Permission to Conduct In-House Analytical Testing – THC to Expand its Facilities

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 20, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — THC BioMed Intl Ltd. (“THC” or the “Company”) (CSE: THC) (CSE: THC.CN) (CNSX: THC) (OTCQB: THCBF) (FRANKFURT: TFHC) is pleased to announce several new developments relating to its new, amended license from Health Canada, the launch of its revamped website, the expansion of its facilities and changes in its work with Supra Research and Development Inc. (“Supra”).

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High demand for Clone Shipper; THC Enters into Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Clone Shipper

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 1, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — THC BioMed Intl Ltd. (“THC” or the “Company”) (CSE: THC) (CSE: THC.CN) (CNSX: THC) (OTC PINK: THCBF) (FRANKFURT: TFHC) is pleased to announce that due to the high demand for Clone Shipper products, THC has entered into an exclusive agreement with Clone Shipper for the distribution rights for all of Canada.

Dive into the Science and Medicine of Cannabis

Dive into the Science and Medicine of Cannabis

Cannabinoids – what are they? How do they affect the human body? Are they really medicinal? On Nov. 16, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing the Science and Medicine of Cannabis to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to answer these questions and more.

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THC Levels in Colorado Marijuana Higher Than National Average

Laboratory tests on marijuana strains in Colorado have revealed THC levels much higher than the national average. The average THC content in confiscated cannabis samples was 9.6 percent in 2013, according to the NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse. But lab tests of Colorado pot show THC levels as high as 32 percent.

THC BioMed

THC BioMed Receives License Amendment

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 18,2016 /Weed Wire/ — THC BioMed Ltd. (CSE: THC) (OTC PINK: THCBF) (FRANKFURT: TFHC) (“THC” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that it has had its license amended by Health Canada and will begin to initiate its business plan by inter-trading between licensed producers to strengthen its products and service.


At Anti-Prop 64 Event, Addiction Expert Warns Against THC-Based Products

On Oct. 5, 2016, a group of experts spoke in Anaheim, Calif., in opposition to the state’s Proposition 64, which would legalize recreational marijuana. Sponsored by the Anaheim Police Department, the speakers included addiction experts and law enforcement officials from other states, according to a column by David Whiting of the Orange County Register.

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Colorado’s Retail Marijuana Edibles Get New Stamps

In Colorado, a diamond stamp with “! THC” or “! THC M” must appear on edible marijuana products beginning Oct. 1, 2016. The labeling is part of a new round of regulations, including the banishment of the words “candy” and “candies” from packaging of marijuana-based foods, according to an article at The Cannabist.


THC-Free Cannabis Beer Gets Federal Approval

Dude’s Brews in Aurora, Colo., is planning to distribute a cannabis-based beer, according to a Sept. 15, 2016, article at Westword.com. The beer, named General Washington’s Secret Stash IPA, was recently approved by the federal government’s Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau.


New Breathalyzer Detects Marijuana Whether Smoked or Eaten

Law enforcement officers could soon have a way to test for the presence of marijuana in drivers, whether the cannabis has been smoked or consumed in food. Hounds Labs, Inc., of Oakland, Calif., announced on Sept. 14, 2016, its new breathalyzer is being tested in the field, according to an article posted the same day at CBS SF Bay Local.

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