Enforcement officers seized $8.8 million in cannabis products, 9,885 illegal vape pens, and $128,742 in cash from the unlicensed retailers.
The country had a historic decision last week to authorize industrial hemp cultivation. But will it be challenged? And what does it mean for medical cannabis in Brazil?
Hemp is big business, but its transport still comes with big risks. Truckers can still be pulled over crossing state lines and charged with trafficking a federally illegal substance. So how can transport companies protect themselves and still reap the hemp rewards?
Come next spring, a Colorado company will send hemp seeds where no hemp seeds have gone before.
Many CBD companies in the UK are applying for ‘novel foods’ authorisation – a safety standard that is increasingly becoming a must-have marker for CBD companies operating within the EU.
Instead, the outbreak of e-cigarette or vaping associated lung injuries appears to be strongly tied to the illicit market.
Federal regulators have released a joint statement clarifying that banks no longer have to take extra measures to track accounts for hemp-related businesses, following the crop’s legalization.
The number of legal cannabis samples tested in California has jumped 49 percent since June, but experts warn that the state's underperforming cannabis market isn't out of the woods yet.