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- Cannabis-based epilepsy medicine to be available on the NHS from January 6th.
- Illinois begins legal cannabis sales.
- The trends that shaped the cannabis market in 2019.
- US Department of Agriculture approves first state hemp plans following legalisation.
- Italy’s Supreme Court rules that small-scale domestic cultivation of cannabis is legal.
- UK Ministry of Justice has spent £2.5 billion on cannabis offenders since 2015.
- Greek minister says new government ‘wants economic growth’ for the cannabis sector.
- AgraFlora Organics completes acquisition of Germany’s The Good Company GmbH.
- Finland’s health watchdog pulls CBD products from health food stores.
- Alvit LCS Pharma to begin German cannabis exports in the second quarter of 2020.
- Isracann enters MOU for European cannabis distribution.
- OurCrowd, Perrigo and BOL win tender for medical cannabis incubator.
- US federal cannabis prosecutions fell by more than a quarter over 2019.
- Illinois pardons more than 11,000 people with past cannabis possession charges.
- Nevada issues safety advisory on cannabis products that have failed microbial testing.
- Poll finds nearly 60% of Florida residents support legalising cannabis.
- Origin House shareholders approve potential merger with Cresco Labs.
- Hexo stock falls 20% as company sells off stock in dilutive financing measure.
- Asian Industrial Hemp Investment and Financing Summit set to return to Hong Kong.
- Thailand’s government considers proposal to grant farmers limited hemp cultivation.
- Thai Health and Justice ministers back efforts to remove cannabis from narcotics list.
- Cronos Australia and A&S Branding unveil plans for new CBD-based skincare products.
- Asterion Cannabis announces plan for 99-acre cannabis cultivation facility in Queensland.
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