CBD sellers have been hoping for clarity from the FDA over product legality. Instead, several companies recently received warning letters concerning the "illegal marketing of unapproved drugs labeled as containing CBD."
Drug Policy Facts editor Doug McVay says there are nearly 32,000 cannabis prisoners in the U.S., which is significantly fewer than the 40,000 figure Last Prisoner Project and others tout. Who's right?
In Reefer Madness news, Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts told the media this week: "If you legalize marijuana, you're gonna kill your kids. That's what the data shows from around the country." Read his entire wacky statement.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's chief rivals in the pursuit of marijuana legalization in New York were among the first to call for his resignation due to charges of sexually inappropriate behavior and the nursing-home scandal. More than 50 fellow Democrat have now joined them.
British American Tobacco has purchased 20% of Canadian licensed producer Organigram Holdings. This follows Altria Group's near takeover of Cronos Group in 2018. Altria owns the Marlboro brand.