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Oct. 23, 2018

Canada to introduce legislation for marijuana possession pardon process

The federal government promises it will soon be quicker – and less expensive – to obtain a criminal pardon for previous convictions of simple pot possession.

Shopify sees 100 pot orders per minute on Canadian websites for legalization day

The Canadian online cannabis stores powered by Shopify Inc.'s e-commerce software are collectively processing more than 100 orders per minute, the Ottawa-based company said, an indication of the high demand for newly-legal pot.

Tweed introduces training program for Canadian budtenders

Canopy Growth Corporation’s subsidiary Tweed has launched a new program called Hi. Society, aimed at engaging and supporting education for budtenders across Canada. » Read More

Brian Mulroney joins board of directors of New York-based cannabis company

Former Canadian prime minister Brian Mulroney is joining the board of directors of an American cannabis company. » Read More

Ontario producer Up Cannabis reports ‘robust’ sales since legalization

Following legalization day in Canada on Oct. 17, Ontario-based cannabis producer Up Cannabis says its sales are doing well. » Read More

It's official: Canada becomes world's largest legal cannabis marketplace

Canada became the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland. Ian Power was among the first to buy legal recreational marijuana in Canada but he has no plans to smoke it. He plans to frame it. » Read More

MJBizCon - Las Vegas

November 14-16, 2018 » Read More

O'Cannabiz Conference and Expo - Vancouver

December 9-11, 2018
Location: Vancouver, B.C.
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5th Annual Emerald Conference

February 27-March 1, 2019
Location Loews Coronado Bay Resort, San Diego, CA
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