The Hoban Minute – 25 Breaking News: DEA Removes Epidiolex From Controlled Substances List

On April 6th, the DEA announced that Epidiolex, the first Cannabis-formulated drug to be approved by the FDA in 2018, was being removed from the Controlled Substances List. Bob and Eric discuss the significance of this development, and whether it will spur more cannabinoid-based drugs to be developed by pharmaceutical companies. They also address which cannabusinesses are eligible and which are ineligible for financial assistance through the federal stimulus package.

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