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Welcome to our weekly roundup of CBD and hemp-related legal and regulatory news: CBD Iowa Court of Appeals upholds state’s view of CBD as controlled substance The Iowa Appeals Court sided with the Marion Civil Service Commission, saying Sarah Hyatt was appropriately terminated from her job as a dispatcher at the Marion Police Department for possessing and consuming CBD tincture oil at work, sleeping while on break and being untruthful during a subsequent investigation into…
Welcome to our weekly roundup of CBD and hemp-related legal and regulatory news: CBD Report: CBD beverages market to pass $14B before end of 2026 According to a Facts & Factors report, the CBD infused beverages market, valued at around $3.4 billion in 2020, is expected to make over $14.6 billion by the end of 2026, with a CAGR of approximately 27.5% between 2021 and 2026. The report noted “the market for CBD-infused drinks…