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Former President of Mexico Vicente Fox, who recently joined the board of Canadian licensed producer Khiron Life Sciences, said he expects Mexico to legalize recreational cannabis within the next 18 months, and that it should be included in any new North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) deal. Source: Bloomberg

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo shifted his position on adult-use cannabis during an Aug. 29 debate with his primary challenger, Cynthia Nixon, after Nixon made marijuana a front-and-center issue in her campaign. Source: ABC News10

This statement from Justin Gover, GW Pharmaceutical’s CEO, was released in the company’s third-quarter financial filings, after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its approval of Epidiolex on June 25. A year’s supply of Epidiolex will cost $32,500. Source: GW Pharmaceuticals