Cannabis News Box

Aurora Cannabis shareholders shudder as company sells itself short

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 20, 2020

On May 14, 2018, a press release announcing Aurora Cannabis' intention to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of MedReleaf was published. This all-share transaction was valued at approximately CAD$3.2 billion – equivalent to USD$2.3 billion – on a fully-diluted basis. Unfortun...

Germany will rely on Canadian-exported marijuana after judge halts licensing process

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 22, 2018

Germany's flourishing medical cannabis program will continue to source its plants from Canadian exports. This news comes after a court decision delayed the cultivation licensing procedure for the country. A judge from Dusseldorf Higher Regional Court demanded a halt on the licensing process. His argument st...