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Front companies being used to launder illicit cannabis cash: intelligence agency

OTTAWA - Canada’s financial intelligence agency says a wide range of businesses — from food wholesalers to electronics repair services — are being used to disguise the proceeds o...

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Canopy Growth to sell Tweed, Tokyo Smoke stores to OEGRC and Four20 owner

Canopy Growth Corp. is getting out of the cannabis retail business with two deals to divest its Tweed and Tokyo Smoke stores. The Smiths Falls, Ont. cannabis company announced Tuesday that i...

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Lawsuit: California utility targeted Asians in pot searches

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Extraordinary use of electricity has long been a telltale sign of illegal grow houses producing thousands of marijuana plants hidden in seemingly ordinary homes....

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Tossed marijuana butt sends puppy to emergency care in Kamloops

A woman in Kamloops got a scare when her puppy suddenly started shaking and fell over a few days ago. Bette Kriese Hill had just returned home from a walk with her little four-pound, 14-week...

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iN420 Publishing Opens its Doors to the Cannabis Industry

iN420 Spotlight

iNFOnews.ca and iNFOTEL MULTIMEDIA are proud to announce that iN420 is now live, featuring stories of local entrepreneurs embracing cannabis for business! iN420 Cannabis Education We...

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Pot sector wants packaging changes, financial relief from Cannabis Act review

TORONTO - Canada’s cannabis industry is hoping a newly launched review of the legislation that paved the way for the recreational use and sale of pot will help the sector stave off more fina...

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How is cannabis legalization going? Feds launch overdue review to find out

OTTAWA - The federal government launched a long-awaited review on Thursday of how legalizing marijuana has affected the health of Canadians, the domestic cannabis industry and the black market....

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B.C. strike and cyberattack impacting OCS could cause $3M revenue hit for Aurora: CEO

Aurora Cannabis Inc. says it could take a revenue hit of up to $3 million because of a cyberattack that downed Ontario's pot distributor and a strike that halted deliveries to B.C. marijuana s...

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'Wild West': Audit on veterans' medical cannabis sparks calls for oversight, research

OTTAWA - Mental-health providers and others are reacting with shock and concern after an internal government audit uncovered significant problems with Ottawa's administration of hundreds of mi...

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As midterms approach, Capitol Hill lawmakers push banking reforms for legal cannabis

WASHINGTON - Retailers, industry activists and U.S. lawmakers are making one last push to ease federal financing restrictions on America's burgeoning cannabis industry before midterm elections...

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