Virginia Medical Cannabis Business & Marijuana Legal News

Vaping regulations

Two Massachusetts agencies agreed to share information with each other to determine if six probable cases of vaping-related lung illnesses are linked to state-licensed marijuana retailers.

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Cannabis industry insiders brace for potential fallout as health officials report new vaping deaths, issue warnings

U.S. health officials were once again cautioning the public to refrain from using vaping products as related respiratory illnesses and even deaths continued to be disclosed last week. As of Friday, officials linked at least five fatalities to e-cigarettes and electronic marijuana vaping devices. The outbreak has some in the cannabis industry expecting at least a […]

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Virginia CBD program chided as multistate medical cannabis firms gain edge

Seven companies are challenging a CBD licensing process in Virginia that resulted in multistate medical marijuana operators getting a majority of available licenses. The appeals called the process “wildly prejudicial.” Out of 51 applicants for five vertically integrated CBD and THC-A licenses, multistate operators received three, a situation that spurred the appeals, The Virginian-Pilot reported. Applicants […]

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Multistate medical marijuana operators tapped for Virginia’s CBD program

Virginia named its first five CBD-only licensees – three of them multistate medical cannabis operators. The state’s Board of Pharmacy reviewed 51 applicants to produce CBD products in five areas of Virginia. The winning applicants are called “pharmaceutical processors” and must grow, process and sell the cannabis products at one location, though Virginia patients can visit any […]

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