Kelly Verdeck

All New Yorkers Can Now Apply to Run a Cannabis Business. What Does That Mean? 

Until now, the state has aimed to give a leg up to struggling hemp farmers and justice-involved New Yorkers.

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OSHA Officials Lay Out Cannabis Workplace Safety Landscape 

Even though cannabis remains federally illegal, that hasn’t stopped OSHA officials from collecting data on potential workplace safety hazards in the nascent industry.


House Lawmakers Push Top FDA Official on Hemp Products and Cannabis Rescheduling 

The conversation covered the proliferation of intoxicating hemp products, as well as the timeline for the federal review of whether to move cannabis from Schedule I to III.