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Hemp is removed from Texas’ controlled substance list

Hemp is removed from Texas’ controlled substance list

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 9, 2019


Filed under News

The Texas Department of State Health Services has removed hemp from its list of controlled substances. Removing hemp from a list of Schedule I drugs means that the plant is no longer in the same category as drugs that have no authorized medical use and a high potential for abuse, such as LSD and...

Cannabis industry fights back after health agency proposes CBD ban in Texas

Cannabis industry fights back after health agency proposes CBD ban in Texas

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

May 8, 2018


Filed under Medical cannabis, News

Just one month since a Texas-based health agency suggested a potential crackdown on Cannabidiol (CBD), active cannabis industry advocates have been working hard to ensure CBD products remain on shelves statewide. It all started back in March when a draft plan to remove CBD products from shelves wa...

Texas Department of State Health Services