Scott Gottlieb Questions CBD Legality, Calls for Regulation

By Matthew Carr On Friday, I was doing my morning run on the treadmill as I flipped through premarket financial news.
And I watched the former head of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Dr. Scott Gottlieb, on CNBC’s Squawk Box.
At times, the interview had me irritated. At other points, I was nodding my head.
In my view, his comments really painted the problem American cannabis and CBD companies are faced with. And a lot of it comes down to lack of clarity.
Gottlieb stated that “all the CBD being put into food and dietary supplements is illegal.”
When those words left his mouth, I cringed at …read more