Home Tags Cannabis

Tag: Cannabis

A worker checks cannabis baby plants at a medical cannabis farm near Skopje, North Macedonia September 13, 2019.

CULTIVATED: Canndescent lands new funding, social justice activists versus corporate cannabis, and more.

In this edition, we bring you an exclusive look at Canndescent's Series C deck, and get inside the room at the Cannabis Private Investment Summit.

The mysterious spate of vape-related deaths and illnesses continues to grow, confounding experts. Here’s what officials knew and when.

The CDC said there were 530 confirmed and probable cases of vape-related illnesses in 38 US states on Thursday. The illnesses have led to 8 deaths.

Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about.

Investigators don't know the cause and haven't identified a single common brand or drug across all of the cases. Here's what you need to know.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

The New York State lawmaker who’s leading the push to legalize marijuana just leveled a stark warning against vape makers

Sen. Liz Krueger told a group of cannabis investors and executives they'll be "regulated out of business" if their vapes contain harmful chemicals.
WeWork cofounders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey.

WeWork CEO Adam Neumann reportedly smoked weed with friends on a private jet to Israel — and the flight crew later found a ‘sizable chunk&...

The flight crew found a "sizable chunk" of weed "stuffed in a cereal box" on board, The Wall Street Journal reported.

CULTIVATED: DCM Ventures makes a bet on cannabis drinks, Wall Street’s leading cannabis analyst on her top 3 US picks, and more

In this edition of Cultivated: DCM Ventures makes a bet on THC-infused beverage startup K-Zen, we break down Cowen analyst Vivien Azer's top US cannabis picks, and more.
David Katzman, CEO of SmileDirectClub stands with founders Jordan Katzman and Alex Fenkell as the company debuts its IPO at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York

Dispensed: A digital health IPO bust, Walmart’s push into healthcare, and an MIT project that didn’t live up to the hype

Welcome to Dispensed, our weekly dispatch of healthcare, biotech, and pharma news from Business Insider.

Aurora Cannabis tumbles double digits after saying it won’t turn a profit until next year as weed-industry earnings flag

The company said in January it hoped to reach positive earnings by the fiscal fourth-quarter, but Wednesday's release missed the profitability target.
Cannabis is the world's newest and most dynamic industry, borne out of close to a century of illicit trade.

Cannabis has gone from a criminalized drug to a multibillion-dollar global boom in just a few years. Here’s everything you need to know about t...

Here's all the latest news about the fascinating world of the legal cannabis industry. Subscribe to Business Insider Prime to read more.

The embattled 27-year old mayor of a Massachusetts town has been charged with extorting marijuana companies for hundreds of thousands of dollars in br...

Fall River mayor Jasiel Correia was arrested on Friday by the FBI. He was accused of extorting legal marijuana vendors in exchange for his support.