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Is The Caribbean And Latin America The New Source For “Canadian” Cannabis?

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Another cannabis comer outside the United States but in the American hemisphere has announced a shipment INTO Canada. Global Canna Labs, based in Jamaica, announced a 10kg (about 22 lb) shipment with the blessing of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture, and Fisheries last week. The company has a 270,000 square foot facility in Montego

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Colombia Enters Cannabis Oil Production

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Colombia has been on the map, certainly when looking at the cannabinoid world from Europe, for the last two to three years. Judging by the number of participants who show up at International Cannabis Business Conferences, at least from this part of the world, this is also not a casual discussion. As of November, the

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Setting The Price For Medical Cannabis In Europe?

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The German government has just announced that it will buy at least 650 kilograms (1,433 pounds) of GMP certified, medical cannabis flower from “domestic producers” who won the tender lots. This means, in other words, that of the three Canadian companies who won the bid (Aurora, Aphria and Wayland/ICC/Demecan), the only domestic production that currently

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The NHS Legalizes Two Cannabis Based Medications

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While the struggle for cannabis reform goes on in the United Kingdom, GW Pharmaceuticals is laughing all the way to the bank. At the beginning of the month, NICE (the friendly-sounding drugs advisory body) issued stringent and narrow guidelines for prescriptions of cannabinoid medication that sounded like they came from the last century. Notably, NICE

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How Much Does Your Medical Cannabis Cost?

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The question of patient access, just about everywhere, comes down to not only a way to easily obtain one’s cannabis, but also to be able to afford it. Patients just about everywhere (with a few exceptions) are still struggling with both issues. In The US… Cannabis is not federally legal yet. However, economics in many

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A Focus On German Patients: What Do They Still Face?

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At an undisclosed location, somewhere in Bavaria, a group of activists met on the first weekend of November. They were drawn there by their friendships and their long-time struggles to gain access to medical cannabis. All of them were sick. But for all the disabilities, across a range and spectrum of chronic conditions, there was

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