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California Senate Majority Leader Introduces Bill to End Cannabis Cultivation Tax

The debate is heating up: the cannabis industry says its survival depends on tax relief, while youth advocates say cuts will hurt children living below the poverty line who rely on the revenue.

California
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.