Category: The Pulse

11-21-2017 Video News – The Marijuana Times Show

Joe Klare discusses a Boston man’s rant about medical marijuana, the latest on medical cannabis in Florida and an update on the case of San Diego’s James Slatic. 11-21-2017 – Ep. 12 | Marijuana Times Show https://www.marijuanatimes.org/boston-man-makes-short-rant-against-medical-marijuana-patients-later-says-it-was-satire/ http://www.wtvy.com/content/news/Medical-marijuana-czar-Lawsuits-continue-to-delay-implementation-457881353.html https://www.voiceofsandiego.org/topics/politics/district-attorney-changing-focus-marijuana-enforcement/ Sponsor: http://naturecidecannabis.com/ TroyFlowers Author description...

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California Released Temporary Regulations for the Cannabis Industry

A little over a month ago, Alex Traverso, spokesman for the Bureau of Cannabis Control in California, announced that they would be issuing new regulations in November. Last Thursday, those regulations were released – but they will only be temporary, issued under an “emergency rulemaking process” because there was not enough time to hold the needed public hearings prior to the January 1st deadline. “There certainly will be licenses issued on Jan. 1,” said Alex Traverso of the Bureau of Cannabis Control. While they do expect to have some businesses licensed and ready to open on January 1st, it...

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11-20-2017 Video News – The Marijuana Time Show

Joe Klare discusses new comments on marijuana from AG Jeff Sessions, the profitability of cannabis stores and a couple busted (temporarily) when their hibiscus plants were mistaken for marijuana. 11-20-2017 – Ep. 11 | Marijuana Times Show https://www.marijuanatimes.org/sessions-says-obama-era-marijuana-policy-will-remain-in-effect/ https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2017/11/16/1194273/0/en/NEW-REPORT-Marijuana-Stores-as-Profitable-as-Starbucks.html https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/pennsylvania/articles/2017-11-17/couple-sues-after-police-mistake-hibiscus-for-marijuana Sponsor: http://naturecidecannabis.com/ TroyFlowers Author description...

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Boston Man Makes Short Rant Against Medical Marijuana Patients, Later Says it was Satire

At a zoning board meeting held last week in the Boston neighborhood of Back Bay, a man named Oliver Curme made his way to the audience podium and proceeded to give a short, brutal speech about medical marijuana patients that he deemed “undesirable elements” – like veterans with PTSD, people with disabilities and women suffering from breast cancer.  “For goodness sake, Newbury Street is our high end shopping district. We don’t want people like that scaring off the clientele,” he said at the end of his speech, as many in the room made their displeasure known. Crume now says...

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Corona Enters the Legal Cannabis Industry

We’ve reported extensively on the foreseeable future of the cannabis industry. While much of the future of the legal herb business continues to look promising, there are some areas that cause varying degrees of concern. One of those areas is the fact that cannabis activists and enthusiasts are worried that corporations will eventually take over, essentially robbing the niche of its bottom-up, grassroots vibe. Others have argued that corporations should have every right to compete in a somewhat free market. Many companies who produce alcoholic beverages are taking notice that a significant chunk of their customer base is ditching...

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Veritas Pharma Enters Binding Letter of Intent to Secure ACMPR License and Cannabis Growing Facility

SHARE THIS POST VANCOUVER, November 18, 2017- Veritas Pharma Inc. (CSE: VRT; OTC: VRTHF; and Frankfurt: 2VP), (“Veritas” or the “Company”), an emerging-stage pharmaceutical and IP development company, is pleased to announce that it has signed a Binding Letter of Intent with 906474 Alberta Ltd. (“906474”)subject to regulatory authority to acquire 100% ownership of Sechelt Organic Marijuana Corp. (“SOM”), free and clear of all liens, charges and encumbrances in exchange for $800,000 payable in shares of Veritas (“Veritas Shares”) priced at the last trading day immediately preceding the Closing (the “Purchase Price”). Veritas is also issuing to 906474 Special Warrant Shares which would entitle 906474 to additional shares of Veritas equal to $800,000 less the current market price of the Veritas Shares times the market price on last trading day immediately following the 4 month holding period. SOM, currently owns a secure commercial facility and land located in Sechelt, British Columbia, Canada and, since July 4, 2014, has had an application with Health Canada to become a licensed producer under the ACMPR. Dr. Lui Franciosi, CEO, Veritas Pharma comments, “This is a win-win scenario for Veritas and its shareholders. We believe this transaction is both tactical and value driven. Further and most importantly, it is representative of the steps we will take to secure and maximize our position along the medical marijuana supply chain. We are making great strides...

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