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  • Doctors warn of ‘reefer madness’ as people react badly to cannabis medicines 24 May 2019 19:09 Nation “Marijuana can only be used for four illnesses, namely epilepsy among children, nausea and vomiting from chemotherapy, multiple sclerosis, and neuralgia after other medications have failed – and this can only be done under a doctor’s watch. The use of …
  • St. Kitts and Nevis Government welcomes foreign direct investment 24 May 2019 18:33 ZIZ BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, May 23, 2019 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – St. Kitts and Nevis, as a small island developing state with limited capital resources, will continue to welcome foreign direct investment and investors to participate …
  • A troubled life ended in 21 seconds when NSW Police were confronted by a Sydney man 24 May 2019 18:30 Age On the afternoon of July 26, 2017, Mokmool left his home in Sydney's south-west after accusing his brother of wanting to kill him. He made a triple zero call and told the operator he feared for his life after fleeing from people who were "ready to …
  • How Israel Is Helping to Feed the World 24 May 2019 17:33 Daily Alert Food security is a critical concern as the global population expands and natural resources dwindle. Smart solutions for more efficient farming, hardier crops, alternative sources of nutrition, and safer food packaging and storage are essential. No other …
  • IFP welcomes decision allowing dagga compound to be available without prescription 24 May 2019 17:20 Herald This effectively means that CBD preparations, during that time, are legal to sell and people can buy them without prescription. "This is a step in the right direction by the ministry of health," IFP chief whip in parliament Narend Singh said. …
  • Patient Centric secures retail site for marijuana sales 24 May 2019 17:16 Martha's Vineyard Times Up next, community outreach and host-community agreement. Patient Centric secured unit 11 of Woodland Business Center in Vineyard Haven for retail sales of recreational marijuana. CEO Geoff Rose said it’s the first step in an ongoing process to cultivate …
  • Man died after taking spice and suffering multiple seizures in prison 24 May 2019 17:14 Wales Online A prisoner thought to have taken spice died after having multiple seizures, an inquest has heard. Paul McLean, 38, died at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend on October 9 last year. A pre-inquest review into the death of Mr McLean heard that he was …
  • Committee advances bill allowing patients to inhale cannabis for medicinal purposes 24 May 2019 16:28 Minden Press Herald By James Smith and Lauren Heffker LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — A Senate committee advanced a bill Wednesday that would allow patients to inhale cannabis for medicinal purposes and would no longer require that prescribing physicians live in …
  • This company wants to be the Bacardi of cannabis — and it has plans for an IPO 24 May 2019 16:18 MarketWatch Cannabis entrepreneurs hoping to succeed in a sector that's expected to be worth billions of dollars in sales need to understand the power of brands. The industry is expected to follow one of two models as more U.S. states legalize cannabis for medical …
  • Legal Cannabis Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2019 2024 24 May 2019 16:16 MENAFN (MENAFN - iCrowdNewsWire) Request Free Sample Report @https://www.wiseguyreports.com/sample-request/4012076-global-legal-cannabis-market-2019-by-manufacturers-regions Market Segment by Manufacturers, this report covers Aurora Cannabis …
  • Stocks Hike on Hope of Trade Resolution 24 May 2019 16:08 MENAFN (MENAFN - Baystreet.ca) Canada's main stock index rose on Friday after two days of sharp declines as sentiment was lifted by comments from U.S. President Donald Trump predicting a swift end to the trade dispute with China. The S&P/TSX Composite …
  • Front window blown out by man attempting to obtain more potent cannabis 24 May 2019 16:05 Irish Times A man burnt and disfigured by an explosion at his east Belfast home was attempting a chemical process to obtain a more potent form of cannabis, a court has heard. David Osbourne (31), is accused of growing 30 plants allegedly found at the Bloomfield Road …
  • The Dow Jones Today Could Make Its Biggest Gains of the Week 24 May 2019 15:58 Money Morning The Dow Jones today will correct for some sizable losses over the last couple of weeks, though investors remain careful amid fragile U.S.-China trade relations. Also moving the DJIA: British Prime Minister Theresa May has resigned from her post. More on …
  • Canadian Shares Paring Some Gains After Bright Start 24 May 2019 15:57 RTTNews After opening on a bright note Friday morning, tracking positive cues from Europe and higher crude oil prices, the Canadian market has retreated and pared some gains with investors turning a bit cautious at higher levels. Comments from U.S. President …
  • Aphria leads cannabis stocks higher after Jefferies starts coverage with a buy rating 24 May 2019 15:41 MarketWatch Aphria Inc. shares soared about 9% Friday to lead the cannabis sector, after Jefferies started coverage of the stock with a buy rating. Analysts Owen Bennett assigned Aphria APHA, +9.59% APHA, +8.35%  a C$15 ($11) price target that is 115% above its …
  • Bitcoin 24 May 2019 15:05 Moose Lake Star Gazette Was this the moment Bitcoin made us millionaires? The moment being last Sunday at six. For the past half-century, our household had generally reserved this time slot to watch the weekly news show, “60 Minutes.” The latest show featured Anderson Cooper who …
  • South Africa: Cannabis can create jobs and grow the economy new report argues 24 May 2019 13:11 News Illustrative image. Photo: Roberto Valdivia/Unsplash In 2017 Lesotho legalised cannabis for medical use. In 2018 Zimbabwe followed suit by legalising cannabis for medical and research purposes. In 2018 the Constitutional Court ruled that private use of …
  • Eve & Co Announces Financial Results for the Three Month Period Ended March 31, 2019 24 May 2019 12:55 Tradingcharts.com TORONTO, May 24, May 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Eve & Co Incorporated (the "Company" or "Eve & Co") (TSXV: EVE; OTCQB: EEVVF) is pleased to announce its interim financial results for the three month period ended …
  • Doctors could be dishing out weed by end of June 24 May 2019 12:52 Bangkok Post Marijuana plants bear flowers in a controlled environment inside an enclosed facility of the Government Pharmaceutical Organisation in Pathum Thani. (Government Pharmaceutical Organisation photo) Some state hospitals under the Ministry of Public Health …
  • Innovative Industrial Properties Inc: Marijuana REIT Up 96% in 2019, Just Getting Started 24 May 2019 12:02 Profit Confidential iStock.com/FabrikaCrInnovative Industrial Properties Inc: Strong Momentum, Huge Opportunity Innovative Industrial Properties Inc (NYSE:IIPR) is one of the best stocks in the cannabis sector, but few people seem to be talking about it. That is …