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Marijuana-Related Suspensions Plague NFL and Players

NFL suspensions and fines have become a staple of each preseason and the 2015 NFL preseason was no different. A total of thirty-three players will begin the 2015 season suspended for violations prior to the start of the season. From personal conduct violations to PED use to substance abuse, a wealth of teams will be [&hellip

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Weekly CannaBit: DC Medical Marijuana Patient Growth

Weekly CannaBit for the week of Sept. 14, 2015: The number of patients participating in DC’s medical marijuana program has grown more than ten-fold from 362 in May 2014 to 3,948 in July 2015.

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CARP and CanniMed Announce Partnership to Educate Canadians About Medical Cannabis

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2015 /CNW/ – CARP, Canada’s largest non-profit, non-partisan advocacy association for Canadians As We Age, has announced a new “CARP Recommended” partnership with CanniMed Ltd.

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Investor Dispatch: Lori Ferrara Trailblazing in the Marijuana Industry

Lori Ferrara wasn’t deterred when she walked into her first ArcView meeting and found herself the only female investor among 80 men. She recalls being a little intimidated but took them on “one-by-one” and ended up being the organization’s first female investor.

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Arizona Monthly Medical Marijuana Product Sales

Weekly CannaBit for the Week of Sept. 7, 2015: Monthly medical marijuana sales have risen steadily in Arizona, from 36,035 ounces in January 2015 to 54, 353 ounces in July.

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Tweed Launches Community Engagement Centres and Acquires Interest in Cannabis Extracts Research Company

SMITHS FALLS, ON, Sept. 04, 2015 /CNW/ — Tweed Marijuana Inc., (“Tweed” or the “Company”) (TSXV: TWD) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to acquire MedCannAccess (“MCA”) by way of amalgamation in an all-equity transaction that aims to bring the Company’s customer experience to new levels.

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Palliative Care, Hospice and Cannabis: What a Wonderful World

Should marijuana be administered to assist with pain relief to help ease suffering during hospice and palliative care?

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Weekly CannaBit: Global Estimates on Various Drug Use

Weekly CannaBit for the week of August 31, 2015: Globally, the United Nations estimates that up to 329 million people use the main types of illicit drugs. Cannabis is the most widely used illicit drug by a significant margin.

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Viridian Capital to Sponsor and Speak at the Inaugural Virtual Medical Cannabis Conference

NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Viridian Capital Advisors will be a Platinum Sponsor and speaker at the upcoming “Virtual Medical Cannabis Conference and Exposition” hosted by the America Israel Cannabis Association (AICA).

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Tweed Marijuana Inc. Completes Acquisition of Bedrocan Cannabis Corp., Releases Q1 Fiscal 2016 Financials

SMITHS FALLS, ON, Aug. 31, 2015 /CNW/ — Tweed Marijuana Inc. (TSXV: TWD) (“TMI” or “the Company”), parent company of licensed medical marijuana producers Tweed Inc. (Tweed) and Tweed Farms Inc. (Tweed Farms), is pleased to announce it has officially closed an all-stock transaction to fully acquire Bedrocan Cannabis Corp. (“Bedrocan”).

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