This is certainly mostly good news, although it's notable that a pharma company is noted as being particularly happy about it, and as, alas, always in the law and cannabis, there are still other shoes to drop, e.g….
"Meanwhile, FDA is in the process of developing regulations for hemp-derived cannabidiol products that aren’t approved as medications following the 2018 Farm Bill’s legalization of the crop and its derivatives."
So more to come….
CBD Prescription Drug Is No Longer A Federally Controlled Substance, DEA Says | Marijuana Moment
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has removed a marijuana-based medication from the list of federally controlled substances. GW Pharmaceuticals announced on Monday that Epidiolex, a prescription drug it developed that’s derived from cannabis and used in the treatment of epilepsy, had been …