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The Joint Blog | February 16, 2018
 Legal Marijuana Sales Delayed in Canada

Anthony Martinelli

Despite Canadas longstanding plan to begin legal marijuana sales in July, a Canadian official has conceded that they wont actually begin until August, maybe a little later.
As recently as last week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus government was insistent that it was still on track to begin legalization in July, which has been the plan for quite a while now. However, Health Minister Ginette Petitpas said Thursday that this simply wont happen, and sales arent going to begin in July. Instead, sales are likely to begin in August, or potentially shortly thereafter. The change in time-frame is based on the Senates updated timetable for considering the issue, which has already been passed by the House of Commons. Petitpas Taylor says that provincia....
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The Weed Blog | 1/31/18
 Hostility Turned Happy in Canada`s Biggest Cannabis Business Deal

Aurora Cannabis has acquired CanniMed Therapeutics in Canada`s biggest cannabis-centric business deal to date
What was said to be a hostile takeover has now turned into a friendly deal with a very friendly price. Alberta-based Aurora Cannabis will buy rival Saskatoon-based producer CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. for $1.1 billion. It`s the biggest deal in the country`s booming pot sector, and it took months of negotiations to reach. It was just back in mid-November when Aurora made its first attempt to takeover CanniMed with a bid that valued the company`s shares at $24. CanniMed refused, saying that the offer was too low. CanniMed even filed a lawsuit against Aurora, claiming it had c....
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