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CBD News

At this week’s National Industrial Hemp Council’s 2019 Hemp Business Summit, FDA Principal Associate Commissioner for Policy Lowell Schiller gave insight into the FDA’s current stance on CBD. Schiller reiterated that the FDA retains regulatory authority over hemp-derived products, and that companies are not permitted to introduce CBD into the

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CBD News

Stock prices for Curaleaf, a major CBD brand, fell this week after the FDA sent the company a warning letter for “illegally selling unapproved products containing cannabidiol (CBD) online with unsubstantiated claims that the products treat cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, opioid withdrawal, pain and pet anxiety, among other conditions or diseases.”

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CBD News

Last Friday, FDA Acting Chief Information Officer Amy Abernethy said that the agency is accelerating its rule-making process for CBD.

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CBD News

This week the US Postal Service made things much easier for the CBD industry by clarifying its policy on mailing CBD products. In the past, CBD companies have run into resistance from local post offices about the legality of mailing their products.

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CBD News

Probably the biggest headline in CBD news this week went to the TSA’s about-face on cannabis products being carried onto airplanes in the U.S.

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CBD News

A promising new study on CBD and opioid addiction was published this week, giving hope to those struggling to break the cycle of addiction.

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CBD News

A long-awaited disaster-aid bill is being held up, at least in part, by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who wants to make sure that the bill includes protections for hemp farmers.

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CBD News

The Canadian Health Food Association and the Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance are calling for Canadian regulators to treat CBD as a natural health product instead of as a drug.

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CBD News

A recent report suggests that taking CBD oil on your next international flight may not be a great idea.

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CBD News

The FDA made a few headlines this week with respect to CBD. First, the agency announced a public hearing which will take place on May 31, 2019.

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