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- Prohibition Partners launches ‘Disrupting Beauty’, the first report in ‘The Impact Series’.
- France’s delayed medical cannabis pilot programme will begin in September 2020.
- Toronto Stock Exchange launches new cannabis index.
- NOBL Group closes series A funding round at Davos.
- Sicily makes medical cannabis available free of charge.
- Spain’s new legislature is ‘closer than ever to cannabis regulation’.
- German government refutes risk of cannabis shortages as supply disruptions continue.
- Dutch lawmakers release manifesto calling for major drug reform.
- The European Food Safety Authority says that eating hemp food can elevate THC levels.
- Policy experts criticise the EU Commission’s proposed votes over cannabis scheduling.
- Italy sets out new maximum limits for THC in hemp foods.
- LYPHE Group and JAYEX Technology enter joint venture to digitise cannabis industry.
- New York Governor calls for cannabis to be legalised and taxed in state budget outline.
- Three major Canadian cannabis companies are facing proposed class-action lawsuits.
- US presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard calls on the US to legalise currently illicit drugs.
- California lawmakers file a bill to temporarily cut state taxes on cannabis sales.
- Governor of the US Virgin Islands pushes for cannabis legalisation in an annual address.
- The North American cannabis industry is under scrutiny over its intensive energy usage.
- Canopy Growth is delaying the launch of its cannabis-infused beverages.
- Aphria stock rises as company secures EU-GMP status, with first EU exports due in May.
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