10-12-2019 – Cannabis News with Joe Klare

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Joe Klare discusses vaping illnesses, cannabis tech and a projection on job creation under federal legalization.

10-11-19 – Ep. 505 | The Marijuana Times   

https://www.marijuanatimes.org/labs-give-legit-cannabis-a-clean-bill-of-health-but-cbd-is-wild-west/
https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/08/1888844/
https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191002005609/en/U.S.-Federal-Cannabis-Legalization-Worth-128.8-Billion
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First Cannabis Labor Union Forms in Pennsylvania

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More than two dozen employees of a medical marijuana company in Pennsylvania have formed the first cannabis labor union in the Keystone State. Around 30 production and laboratory employees and management of Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Solutions signed the labor union … Read the article

Grading cannabis strength ‘will improve mental health of users’

Addiction experts say standard units, similar to those used for alcohol, would help consumers know the level of drug they are taking and its effects

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OHA, OLCC File Rules in Oregon Banning Flavored Vaping Sales, Including Online

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PORTLAND, Ore. — PRESS RELEASE — The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC) today filed temporary rules that put into effect Gov. Kate Brown’s Oct. 4 executive order banning all flavored vaping product sales

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FSD Pharma Appoints Former Member of U.S. Congress to its Board of Directors, Announces Share Consolidation

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TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PRESS RELEASE–FSD Pharma Inc. has announced the appointment of former U.S. Congressman Stephen Buyer to the company’s Board of Directors. The company also announced that it will complete a consolidation of its class A multiple voting shares

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National Association of Cannabis Businesses Adopts National Security Standards

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NEW YORK, NY (Oct 11, 2019) – PRESS RELEASE – The NACB is proud to announce the adoption of its National Standards on Security. In the cannabis industry, the vast majority of cash and product diversion is caused by … Read the article

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MedMen-PharmaCann Acquisition Falls Apart, New Report Says Vaping-Related Illnesses Similar to Chemical Burns: Week in Review

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This week, MedMen and PharmaCann announced the termination of MedMen’s acquisition of PharmaCann, which would have doubled MedMen’s market reach and given the company a presence in 12 U.S. states. Elsewhere, the Mayo Clinic released a report that characterizes

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Nevada governor forms marijuana task force to attack corruption

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak on Friday announced he is creating a multiagency task force to “root out corruption or criminal influences” in the state’s legal cannabis market, spurred by federal charges filed against two businessmen with ties to President Trump’s … Read the article

Final draft of Mexico’s bill to legalize cannabis expected Oct. 17, senator says

The Mexican Senate’s parliamentary commissions of justice, health and legislative study had a special joint meeting to provide updates on the upcoming legalization of marijuana. During the meeting, Senator Julio Ramón Menchaca Salazar, president of the Justice Commission, emphasized that … Read the article

Cannabis company Hexo’s stock craters on bad news

Days after Hexo’s CFO resigned, the marijuana company announced a huge miss to fiscal fourth-quarter revenue and withdrew its 2020 revenue guidance.

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