- COVID-19: The turning point for global cannabis legalisation.
- Health Canada asks cannabis labs for assistance with COVID-19 testing.
- NIDA to fund research into how COVID-19 affects cannabis consumers.
- Around 200,000 Spanish citizens are without medical cannabis during lockdown.
- Cannabis street prices surge in France following new strict border controls.
- German cannabis industry association warns of medical cannabis shortages.
- Germany extends application deadline for national cannabis distribution tender.
- EMMAC Life Sciences secures permits to sell medical cannabis in Germany.
- Flowr receives EU GMP certification for its Portuguese cannabis manufacturing facility.
- ACI launches new plans for CBD safety certification in the UK.
- New York and Toronto stock exchanges initiate the process to delist CannTrust.
- Massachusetts regulators to meet to discuss ‘potential relief’ for cannabis businesses.
- World Class acquires controlling interest in Pineapple Express as home-deliveries surge.
- Tilray agrees to release 11 million shares which could drive shareholder dilution.
- Michigan cannabis sales grow month-on-month, but fall short of initial expectations.
- USDA approves hemp plans for two more states and three Native American tribes.
- Cannabis consumers switching to edibles during pandemic.
Africa & Middle East
Health & Science
- Researchers develop rapid-response biosensor for detecting THC in saliva.
- Study finds most commercial cannabis products too strong for chronic pain relief.
- InMed completes phase one clinical trials for cannabinol topical cream.
- New research investigates the most common adverse reactions to cannabis use.
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