If Cannabis is Medicinal Then It Should Be Regulated Like Medicine -What Gottlieb Got Right and Wrong

What Gottlieb got Right and Wrong about Cannabis Regulations The former head of the FDA, Scott Gottlieb, made some recent comments during the Pellegrino Award luncheon at Samford University’s School of Pharmacy about cannabis regulations. Of course, as one would imagine, most of them weren’t positive. Surprisingly, they weren’t all…

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Hemp products now regulated like food ingredients in Colorado

Colorado law now stipulates that hemp products will be regulated like food ingredients. Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday signed House Bill 1295, which formalizes an 11-month-old state policy that applies existing food manufacturing guidelines to products such as hemp oil-infused coffees and hemp-derived extracts rich in the non-psychoactive compound cannabidiol.…

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Nasdaq Denies Cannabis Technology Company MassRoots And Shuns The Regulated Cannabis Industry

MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB: MSRT), one of the largest and fastest growing technology platforms for the cannabis industry, received notification on Monday, May 23, 2016, that the Nasdaq has denied MassRoots’ application for listing, which was filed in August 2015. The Nasdaq determined that as MassRoots may be deemed as “aiding…

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Washington DC Council Reverses Opposition To Regulated Spaces To Consume Marijuana

Today the Council of the District of Columbia voted to halt consideration of legislation that would permanently ban adult consumption of marijuana outside the home, and instead moved forward with the creation of a taskforce to explore the establishment of regulated places where adults can legally consume marijuana in the…

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