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Mail Order Marijuana Sites in Canada Take a Hit as Domain Suspensions Target Delivery Services

Jay Alexander
2020 is off to a rocky start for online cannabis consumers as domain suspensions plague mail order marijuana sites in Canada (at a domain level). Since the Cannabis Act of October 17, 2018, agencies struggled with reducing the market share of grey area cannabis delivery websites online. The Cannabis Act......
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Class Action Lawsuit Against Natural Health Services After Data Breach

Jay Alexander
Natural Health Services LTD (and parent Sunniva Inc an American and Canadian Company) is in hot water after the filing of a class action lawsuit announced by Diamond and Diamond LLP. This response comes after a breach of the Natural Health Services database as an unknown user accessed records between......
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Cannabis Edibles, Extracts and Topicals & THC Excise Tax Coming To Canadians May 1, 2019

Jay Alexander
The Canadian Government has released their 2019 budget plan and it encompasses an abundance of changes to the Cannabis Act of October 17, 2018. New Classes of Cannabis Products Canada budget 2019 details 3 new classes of cannabis products that will be available later this year: Edible Cannabis Cannabis Extracts......
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Natural Health Services Hacked, Leaks Canadian Medical Patient Data

Jay Alexander
With cannabis legalization comes greater responsibility on cannabis users, but also the businesses catering to the cannabis community. Topics trending in 2019 focus on end user responsibilities, but what about the clinics, dispensaries and services who hold and store personalized information on you and me? It’s too late for the......
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City of Edmonton Votes YES To Recreational Cannabis Dispensaries In Malls

Jay Alexander
The City of Edmonton voted to adjust the current municipal zoning laws early Monday February 26, 2019. Under regulations drafted by the Government of Alberta, recreational cannabis facilities must abide by specific guidelines ensuring cannabis establishments are a set distance from specific organizations, recreational facilities, educational institutions and more. Below......
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Sundial Growers Inc. Increases Cannabis Production With Additional 140,000 sq ft Micro Cultivation Facility in Olds

Jay Alexander
The discussion as of late, quality cannabis reaching medical patients from the licensed producers, and quality cannabis reaching recreational consumers from the dispensaries. Or lack of. If you’re new to the legal cannabis discussion in Alberta, you’ve probably heard about a lack of cannabis reaching patients and dispensaries as regulatory......
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10 New Recreational Cannabis Dispensaries Coming To Alberta

Jay Alexander
Early Friday, January 25, 2019, the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) announced they will be opening the market to 10 new recreational dispensary applicants. This comes 2 months after the November 21 announcement that the AGLC suspended issuing cannabis licences to recreational dispensaries to combat the lack of recreational......