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Sanjay Gupta Accepts Reality of the Benefits of Cannabis

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“Well, I am here to apologize. I apologize because I didn’t look hard enough, until now. I didn’t look far enough. I didn’t review papers from smaller labs in other countries doing some remarkable research, and I was too dismissive of the loud chorus of legitimate patients whose symptoms improved on cannabis. Instead, I lumped […]

Prohibition Brands Marijuana Blending Co. Files Regulation A Offering

Prohibition Brands Marijuana Blending Co. Files Regulation A Offering

The Huffington Post had an article titled “Marijuana Entrepreneur Plans $100 Million ‘Marlboro of Weed’ Brand With Irreverent Ad” discussing the plans of Brian Laoruangroch, 29, the president of Prohibition Brands. The company is positioning itself to produce ready-made cannabis ‘cigarettes’ and ‘cigars’. What’s unique about this company is it recently filed a Regulation A offering with […]

GW Pharmaceuticals Announces Results of MS Spasticity Study Confirming Sativex Has No Long-Term Negative Effect on Cognition

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LONDON, Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH, AIM: GWP, “GW,” “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, announces top-line results from a 12 month placebo-controlled study of Sativex in patients with spasticity due to Multiple Sclerosis (MS). The […]

GrowLife Announces Hydroponic Retail Store Expansion

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WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –GrowLife, Inc. (PHOT), a provider of highly effective indoor growing technologies and unique lifestyle brands, today announced that it has begun the execution of a strategic plan to grow its GrowLife specialty retail sales channels to 30 stores with an initial build-out goal of 12 stores and $15 million in annual […]

Medical Marijuana Inc.’s Portfolio Company HempMedsPX Expands Its Operations

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SAN DIEGO, CA, July 22, 2013 – (eTeligis via ACCESSWIRE) –Medical Marijuana Inc. (OTC Pink: MJNA) and HempMedsPX are pleased to inform shareholders and the general public that, in order to address the massive growth of the industry, their portfolio companies’ online marketing and sales endeavors will be managed by HempMedsPX effective immediately. HempMedsPX, in conjunction with Wellness Managed Services! Due […]

GrowLife Names John Genesi as Chief Financial Officer

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WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — GrowLife, Inc. (PHOT), a provider of highly effective indoor growing technologies and unique lifestyle brands, today announced that it has retained John Genesi as Chief Financial Officer.  As CFO for GrowLife, Mr. Genesi will replace Justin Manns who has transitioned into the position of Controller of the rapidly expanding GrowLife Hydroponics division. Mr. Genesi […]

Medbox Begins Operations in Oregon, New York, Illinois and Nevada

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HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Medbox, Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) (www.medboxinc.com), a leader in providing consulting services and patented inventory control, compliance, and dispensing systems to the medical and retail industries, announced that they will begin providing their consulting services to interested parties in the states of Oregon, New York, Illinois and Nevada. Just weeks […]

Medbox Files Registration Statement with SEC

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HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Medbox, Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) (www.medboxinc.com), a leader in providing industry specific consulting services and patented systems to the medical and retail industries, announced that it has re-filed a registration statement with the Securities & Exchange Commission as well as responded to any and all SEC comments from the […]