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A Cannabis Legalization Bill Has Dropped in Virginia. But It’s Unlikely to Be the One to Cross the Finish Line.

When Governor Ralph Northam called for legalization last month, he said Virginia’s plan would “lead with social equity.” The bill introduced this week makes no mention of it.

Virginia
New York

New York’s Cannabis Advisory Board Kicks Off

The objective of the Board is to provide suggestions to regulators and lawmakers with regard to the cannabis industry, and to administer community reinvestment fund grants.

UK/Europe

Europe’s Food Safety Authority Holds Listening Session on CBD in Food

Much like in the US, regulators in Europe are grappling with the safety of CBD, as it is already widely used among consumers.