- Artemis Growth Partners acquires UK cannabis producer Bridge Farm for US$81 million.
- Lockdown measures are fuelling unprecedented cannabis sales.
- Albania prepares draft law to legalise medical cannabis.
- France’s blanket ban on hemp-derived CBD products contradicts EU laws.
- Hemp and CBG: What will the 2020 consumer look like?
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- Czech government announces new licensing system and plans for export.
- The UK’s medical cannabis market shows little growth in early 2020.
- Materia acquires licensed German importer and distributor Cannaktiv.
- XPhyto Therapeutics partners with German brewery for cannabis-infused beverages.
- Terrace Global signs deal with Flowr Corporation to develop Portuguese grow site.
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- Canada’s mental health commission is seeking cannabis-related research proposals.
- Work suspended at Ontario greenhouse after worker tests positive for COVID-19.
- Aurora Cannabis confirms share consolidation will be effective from 11 May.
- Tilray stock drops after reporting ‘worse than expected’ Q1 losses.
- NCIA calls for DEA to stop overseeing the cannabis research application process.
- House legislators add cannabis banking provision in new coronavirus relief bill.
- Michigan sees largest-ever week for recreational cannabis sales.
- Montana hemp farmers establish funding for research and education.
- Maryland medical cannabis sales and patient numbers increase despite COVID-19.
- A California proposal to legalise hemp extracts in food has been delayed until August.
- MindMed advances Phase 2 LSD microdosing trial for adult ADHD.
- Washington DC activists mail 10,000 decriminalisation petitions to local residents.
- Champignon Brands acquires Californian ketamine infusion treatment centre.
- Two Oregon decriminalisation campaigns work together to boost signature count.
- Activists mark the 1-year anniversary of Denver’s decriminalisation of psilocybin.