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Aurora Cannabis Buys MedReleaf In Record Deal
Business

Aurora Cannabis Buys MedReleaf In Record Deal

In what has become a big day for marijuana stock news, Canadian marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis on Monday agreed to acquire rival MedReleaf in an all-stock deal worth $2.5 billion ($3.2 billion Canadian), the largest tie-up yet as the nation’s cannabis industry rushes to consolidate ahead of recreational legalization this […]

If You Smoke Cannabis, You Cannot Buy Guns
Crime

If You Smoke Cannabis, You Cannot Buy Guns

Last spring, the 9th Circuit Court ruled that the ban on medical cannabis card holders buying guns is not a violation of their constitutional rights. After a couple victories in US federal courts cannabis users were dealt a harsh blow, this last week. The 9th Circuit Court (which presides over […]

Cannabinoids Are Easier On The Brain Than Alcohol, Study Finds
Health

Cannabinoids Are Easier On The Brain Than Alcohol, Study Finds

Marijuana may not be as damaging to the brain as previously thought, according to new research from the University of Colorado Boulder and the CU Change Lab. The research, which was published in the journal Addiction, examined the brains of more than 1,000 participants of varying ages, and found that long-term alcohol use is […]