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Wisconsin Proves Not All Cannabidiol News is Good News


Amylynne Santiago Volker has been pushing for a change to Wisconsin laws to make cannabidiol (CBD) accessible to her nine-year-old son Nick. In this mission, she has met members of the state law-making body, starting with her own assemblyman, Rep. Robb Kahl. Nick suffers from Doose syndrome, a disease that affects children and often does not respond […]

Does Wisconsin’s Cannabidiol Bill Really Help Those Who Need It?


On April 16, Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin signed into law a bill that legalizes the use of cannabidiol oil for children suffering from intractable epilepsy (a topic we’ve covered earlier here). The oil—extracted from medical marijuana—contains a large concentration of cannabidiol (CBD) and a small amount of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Several states have legalized its […]