President Joe Biden praised Oregon Governor Kate Brown (D) for following his example and recommendation by pardoning all simple marijuana convictions at the state level.

On Monday, Gov. Brown announced a pardon for prior offenses of simple cannabis possession impacting an estimated 45,000 individuals across the state and to forgive more than $14,000,000 in associated fines and fees.

This comes about six weeks after the White House announced the president will pardon all prior federal offenses of simple marijuana possession. In a Tuesday tweet, Biden wrote that all states should follow Oregon’s example.

The Beaver State Governor, Brown, confirmed on Monday she will pardon prior offenses of simple cannabis possession impacting an estimated 45,000 individuals across the state and will forgive more than $14,000,000 in associated fines and fees.

FDA Warns 5 Companies Illegally Selling CBD-Infused Products

The Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters on Monday to five businesses for illegally selling CBD-infused products.

Warnings were issued to 11-11-11 Brands, Naturally Infused LLC, Newhere Inc. doing business as CBDFX, Infusionz LLC, CBD American Shaman, LLC.

These businesses are selling CBD food and beverages, designing them in a way that they can be mistaken for traditional products. The agency highlighted …

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