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Canopy Growth appoints Dr. Danial Schecter as Director, Global Medical Services

Dr. Schecter is widely recognized as an expert in the clinical use of medical cannabis and will use his experience to expand the Company's network of partner healthcare clinics and support doctors and patients who understand the value of cannabis as medicine

Aurora Cannabis shuffles its board of directors

In the recent second quarter, Aurora slipped to a loss from a profit last year, due to higher costs and expenses, arising from the purchase of various cannabis-selling companies

European Cannabis Holdings hires Canaccord to drum up investors

London is emerging as the European hub for cannabis companies looking to raise money, as a second business plans a stock market listing in the coming months

$500m world's biggest cannabis farm could bring 1400 jobs

It's billed as the world's biggest medicinal cannabis farm, now the Canadian company behind it is spruiking huge figures for the sprawling Toowoomba project

Canopy Growth Corporation to invest $500 million in U.S. market

Canopy Growth looks to put $500 million in USA hemp

Canopy said it looks to move into two or three other states in the USA as state-by-state regulatory environments become more clear

Althea enters UK medicinal cannabis market through acquisition

The company will be one of the first to enter the medicinal cannabis market in that country following the November 2018 legislative change, enabling cannabis-based products to be prescribed by doctors

Super Bowl champions talk about the NFL's stance on cannabis

The NFL continues to bar players from medicating with cannabis, even though scientific research now backs its health benefits and potential

UK's first legal cannabis farm to be built in 'secret' location

Cannabis production is set to come to the UK on an industrial scale after the first fully legal farm was granted planning permission. A 7.5-acre greenhouse will be built in rural Wiltshire, in the West Country.

AusCann Group acquires R&D facility to develop cannabinoid product pipeline

The facility will support the development of existing and new cannabinoid formulations

A proposed ad touting medical cannabis won't be seen during the CBS Super Bowl broadcast

CBS has rejected the proposed 30-second commercial from the company that recently hired former House speaker John A. Boehner