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Tilray to close Nanaimo office and facility months after Aphria merger

LEAMINGTON, Ont. — Cannabis company Tilray Inc., which merged with Aphria Inc. earlier this year, says it will close a Nanaimo, B.C., office and facil...

Court martial for N.B. soldier accused of serving cannabis-laced cupcakes can proceed

A military judge has rejected an application to dismiss charges against a New Brunswick soldier....

'Not where we want to be': Canopy Growth CEO says market share softened in Q1

Canopy Growth Corp.’s chief executive says the company’s hold on the cannabis market has been threatened in the last few months....

Cannabis pre-roll sales soar as Canadians share joints less during pandemic

Canadian cannabis users are doing a lot less puff, puff, pass during the COVID−19 pandemic, as people try to minimize their distance and contact with ...

Seth Rogen's cannabis company Houseplant and Canopy Growth announce partnership end

Actor Seth Rogen’s Houseplant cannabis company and Canopy Growth Corp. are breaking up....

Hemp having a moment as farmers try to grow niche crop into $1-billion industry

CALGARY — Not that long ago, Rod Lanier could count on an annual spring visit from the police....

Case involving former CannTrust leaders remanded until Sept. 20

Three former executives of CannTrust Holdings Inc. accused of securities charges related to an unlicensed growing scandal had their case remanded....

Cointreau maker sues Canopy Growth over Quatreau drinks with similar-sounding name

Cointreau Corp. is suing Canopy Growth Corp. for trademark violations over the cannabis producer’s Quatreau line of sparking cannabidiol beverages....

CannTrust reorganization plan approved by Ontario court; several conditions remain

VAUGHAN, Ont. — CannTrust Holdings Inc. says its reorganization plan has been approved by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice....