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Illinois Legislature Passes the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act

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With Governor Pritzker’s Signature, Illinois will become the first state in history to legislatively legalize and regulate cannabis sales Springfield, IL: Just prior to the closing of the 2019 legislative session, both chambers of the Illinois statehouse passed the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (HB1438-SFA2) to legalize cannabis and regulate it’s production, manufacture, and distribution. […]

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FDA Hearing On ‘Hemp-Derived CBD’ Today

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Washington, DC: Today the US Food and Drug Administration is taking in-person public testimony with regard to the “manufacturing, product quality, marketing, labeling, and sale” of CBD-infused retail products. “The rapidly evolving hemp-derived CBD marketplace sadly includes a number of bad faith actors selling the equivalent of modern day snake-oil,” said NORML Political Director Justin Strekal. “With […]

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