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November 8, 2019

CDC Identifies Vitamin E Oil Additive as a “Very Strong Culprit of Concern” in Vaping-Related Lung Injuries

“These findings provide direct evidence of vitamin E acetate at the primary site of injury within the lungs,” said Anne Schuchat, principal deputy director at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
November 7, 2019

Report: Potency of CBD Products Sold Online Often Deviates From What Is Advertised

Investigators lab-tested 30 CBD products obtained from leading online retailers. Twenty of the thirty products possessed significant deviations in CBD content as compared to what was advertised. Sixteen of the 20 products contained lower percentages of CBD than the amount stated on the product’s label.
November 6, 2019

Virginia: Majority Shift in Legislature Opens Door for Major Marijuana Law Reform

Finally, Virginia has a path to implement evidence-based policies that reflect the attitudes of its constituents
November 6, 2019

California’s Rep. Barbara Lee on Why Legal Cannabis Must Require Social Equity Too

Congresswoman Barbara Lee is one of the most cannabis-friendly politicians in US history, and she’s here to explain why legalization, going forward, needs to bring a parade of social justice right along with it.