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‘No CBD For You!’ As FDA Threatens Legal Action Against CBD Cannabis Companies

Just because it's federally illegal doesn't mean these businesses can skirt federal health and safety regulations.

‘No CBD For You!’ As FDA Threatens Legal Action Against CBD Cannabis Companies

 

Hilary Bricken The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is back, sniffing out and threatening to shut down cannabidiol (“CBD”) companies across the land. Yes, in case you didn’t know, the FDA is inserting itself into the cannabis industry — sort of. In April 2015, the FDA sent warning letters to six companies whose products allegedly…

Hilary Bricken is an attorney at Harris Moure, PLLC in Seattle and she chairs the firm’s Canna Law Group. Hilary is also lead editor of the Canna Law Blog. You can reach her by email at [email protected].

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