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CannTrust cannabis licences reinstated after year of turmoil

“Our licence reinstatement is the result of an enormous amount of hard work by the CannTrust team,” says CEO Greg Guyatt Embattled Canadian cannabis producer CannTrust announced Wednesday morning that its Vaughan manufacturing facility has had its licence restored, according to a press release. The re-licensed producer attributes its reinstatement to has “working diligently to resolve regulatory deficiencies within its…

CannTrust to Delist From New York Stock Exchange on April 27th

CannTrust (TSX: TRST) (NYSE: CTST), which has been suspended from trading since March 31st on both the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange after seeking protection from creditors, stated then that its shares would soon be delisted from both exchanges. On April 9th, the company disclosed that it will be delisted from […] READ MORE:

CannTrust Gets Protection from Creditors and Class-Action Plaintiffs

CannTrust Obtains Initial Order under Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (Canada) Order Stays Creditors and Litigation Plaintiffs from Enforcing Claims VAUGHAN, ON, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – CannTrust Holdings Inc. (“CannTrust” or the “Company”, TSX: TRST,NYSE: CTST) announced today that the Company has obtained an order (the “Initial Order”) from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice […] READ MORE:

Danish medical cannabis hiccups following CannTrust Scandal

Denmark’s ambitious medical cannabis program is being stymied by the CannTrust scandal and price issues as new figures show patient numbers flat-lining. Canadian firm CannTrust has been hounded by the authorities and the markets after an ‘illegal growing operation’ was discovered in one of its domestic cultivation facilities. Shortly after this discovery it emerged that CannTrust’s partner in Denmark, StenoCare,…

CannTrust destroying $77M of pot in bid to regain regulator’s trust

CannTrust Holdings Inc. is planning to destroy approximately $77 million worth of cannabis as the beleaguered pot producer seeks to restore regulatory compliance. In a press release issued on Thanksgiving Monday, CannTrust said it will not challenge Health Canada’s Sept. 17 decision to suspend the company’s sales and production licences. Instead, CannTrust said it “remains focused on working collaboratively and…

CannTrust to Destroy $77 Million in Cannabis Plants and Inventory

  CannTrust Advances its Plan Towards Regulatory Compliance Company to provide detailed remediation plan to Health Canada by October 21, 2019 VAUGHAN, ON, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – CannTrust Holdings Inc. (“CannTrust” or “the Company”, TSX: TRST,NYSE: CTST) announced that it continues to make significant progress on its commitment to take any and all actions […] READ MORE:

Alberta to return all CannTrust products after licence suspensions

The Alberta government’s cannabis wholesaler and online retailer is returning all products from CannTrust Holdings Inc. after Health Canada suspended the company’s licences to produce and sell pot. A spokeswoman for the Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis Commission says it intends to return its remaining supply of on-hold CannTrust products to the Vaughan, Ont.-based company, but would not confirm the…

Health Canada Suspends CannTrust Cannabis Production License

CannTrust Discloses Notice of Licence Suspension VAUGHAN, ON, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – CannTrust Holdings Inc. (“CannTrust” or the “Company”, TSX: TRST, NYSE: CTST) announced that it received late this morning a Notice of Licence Suspension (the “Notice”) under section 64(1) of the Cannabis Act (Canada). The Notice cites the Company’s previous non-compliance with certain […] READ MORE:

What CannTrust’s new allegations of wrongdoing could mean for the industry

The CannTrust Holdings (NYSE:CTST) scandal just keeps on getting bigger. While we’re still waiting on a decision from Health Canada on what its punishment will be in relation to illegally growing marijuana, last week the public learned of even more potential problems: Multiple sources told BNN Bloomberg that seeds from the black market found their way into CannTrust’s operations.  …

Black market pot entered CannTrust facility, flowed into legal market last year: Sources

Senior operating staff working at CannTrust Holdings Inc.’s Pelham, Ont. facility late last year brought cannabis seeds from the black market into production rooms, leading to some illicitly-grown pot flowing into the legal market, according to internal company documents obtained by BNN Bloomberg and four sources directly familiar with the matter. The documents suggest that, in an apparent effort to…