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An Ode to CBD Dabs

Dabbing doesn't deserve its divisive reputation. Especially if you start with CBD.

What’s Next For Epidiolex Maker GW Pharmaceuticals

Leafly spoke with VP Stephen Schultz about the significance of FDA approval, when Epidiolex might become available to patients, and what’s coming next from the drugmaker.

Is CBD Oil Legal Now? With Epidiolex Approved, It’s Still Not Clear

The FDA just approved the CBD drug Epidiolex. Here's what that means for the legal status of CBD oil nationwide.

FDA Approves Epidiolex, a Marijuana-Based CBD Drug for Seizures

The Food and Drug Administration approved Epidiolex to treat two rare forms of epilepsy that begin in childhood. But it's not quite medical marijuana.

Autism and Cannabis: Here’s What the Science Says

Colorado's governor rejected it as a medical marijuana condition, but a few states allow it. The science is promising, but not conclusive.

Is This the UK’s ‘Charlotte’s Web’ Moment?

Shamed into action by the suffering of an epileptic child whose only relief came from cannabis oil, law enforcement and health authorities in the United Kingdom will begin an “unprecedented” review of the country’s cannabis policy.

Confiscation of CBD Oil Sparks Backlash, Putting Pressure on UK Officials

Observers say law enforcement's confiscation of CBD oil used to treat a boy's epilepsy could prove to be a tipping point for legalization.

Oregon Cannabis Growers Turning to Hemp as CBD Extract Booms

Applications for state licenses to grow hemp—marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin—have increased more than twentyfold since 2015.

Court Rejects Challenge to DEA Rule, Leaving CBD Federally Illegal

Lawyers for the hemp industry say they're working to “carefully weigh” the available options, which includes a rehearing that must be requested within 45 days.

Cannabis Industry Pleads Its Case Against Possible Texas CBD Ban

The confusion began in March, when the state Department of State Health Services announced a draft plan to yank CBD products from shelves — even if they contain no THC and aren't marijuana derivatives.

CBD Craze Hits LA’s High-End Juice Bars

Move over, blue spirulina. Cannabidiol is an emerging trend on Southern California’s stylish self-care scene.

Doctor, Storeowner Approve of Indiana’s New CBD Oil Law

Gov. Eric Holcomb recently signed a bill allowing for the widespread use of cannabis-derived oil after nearly a year of legal confusion.

DEA’s Ban on CBD Challenged in Federal Court

Is cannabis 'marijuana'? The words used to describe hemp and marijuana are at the crux of a lawsuit challenging the DEA’s ban on CBD.

Should CBD Be Legal? The United Nations Wants Your Input

The UN's Commission on Narcotic Drugs is reconsidering the classification of cannabidiol. And it wants to hear from the public.

Study Finds Epilepsy Patients Feel Better After Daily CBD Regimen

Patients consumed CBD daily, dosed to their weight. More reported feeling better at the end of one year.

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