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GAGE PEAKE The new year has brought a dramatic change of tone regarding the enforcement of marijuana laws in Texas. Earlier this week, new Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg declared that her office would no longer seek to put small-time cannabis offenders in jail. During her swearing-in ceremony on Monday, she said that […]Read more.
By Andrea Noble – The Washington Times Marijuana legalization activists in the nation’s capital plan to hand out thousands of joints during President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration as a way to raise awareness of about the fragility of legal pot under his administration. The advocacy group behind the ballot initiative that legalized pot in Washington, […]Read more.
Cannabis gets a lot of press as a recreational drug and medicine, but there’s an industrial side to the plant few know. Hemp is a remarkably durable and versatile industrial product that comes from the cannabis plant. Hemp is so strong; you can build your house out of cannabis bricks made of Hempcrete. Hempcrete is […]Read more.
by Koby Conrad This will actually be the second time that Idaho mom Serra Frank will purposely disobey the law & smoke Cannabis on the steps of Idaho’s Capitol. Her message is extremely clear – it’s time to legalize it. Full Article: https://greenmajority.com/blogs/magazine/idaho-mom-serra-frank-will-smoke-cannabis-on-steps-of-idahos-capitol-standwithserraRead more.
Following the launch of Pennsylvania’s new Industrial Hemp Pilot Research Program earlier this month, state Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding has announced a cost-sharing program for the 2017 growing season that supports projects contributing toward a better understanding of what could be a promising new crop for farmers. “Hemp has a long history here in […]Read more.
BY DEBBIE ARRINGTON firstname.lastname@example.org At his midtown hydroponics gardening store, Chris Corsello saw many of his customers face a similar dilemma: They wanted to ask his advice but not tell him what they were growing. “They’d hem and haw,” Corsello said. “You’d sort of look at them sideways and ask, ‘What kind of plant are […]Read more.
BY ANTHONY MARTINELLI A bill to explicitly legalize hemp has been pre-filed for the 2017 legislative session in New Hampshire by a group of Republican lawmakers; the measure will be discussed when the legislature reconvenes next month. Under the proposed law – House Bill 151 – hemp would be removed from the state’s Controlled […]Read more.
By Brianna Acuesta Former police officer and medical marijuana patient, Larry Smith. (Image: screenshot from Riding With Larry) Former police officer Larry Smith began seeing the effects of the Parkinson’s disease 20 years ago and his health has been declining ever since. After two decades of attempting a variety of treatments and seeing no […]Read more.
BY Ephrat Livni Mexico’s president is pro herbal medicine. (Reuters/Edgard Garrido) It’s impossible not to notice what the neighbors are doing when you’re as close as Mexico and California. Over the past two decades, the latter has increasingly embraced marijuana legalization, from the authorization of medical pot in 1996 to a vote last month that […]Read more.
Hemp Can Save the Planet
- Students and faculty at Penn State Behrend are doing research on using hemp as an additive to plastic.
- George Clinton: Doctor Funkenstein’s New Prescription (Cannabis)
- Cannabis products heading to Middlemore Hospital
- Cannabis Legislation 2017: We’re Tracking All Legalization Bills
- Cannabis Chapel the perfect site for couple’s Las Vegas ‘weed-ing’
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