Hemp Legalization & Regulatory News for Hemp Businesses

The state of Wisconsin is turning over the regulation of state hemp growers to the federal government. The Department of Agriculture will be taking over the regulation and inspection of local growers and producers. But there is a problem! Namely, Wisconsin Public radio reports that there are only two federally certified hemp samplers in the
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This is a weird one. Montana legalizes cannabis including recreational marijuana. Fine. Most states are going that direction. However, and this is weird, Montana’s cannabis legalization actually hurts local hemp growers and CBD companies. There was more freedom for selling hemp products and CBD in Montana prior to the recreational cannabis legalization. While it seems
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Charles Koch, billionaire and devout libertarian, is known for spending a fortune on political causes is now actively funding efforts to end federal marijuana prohibition. Here’s why pro-pot advocates in both parties are high on his support. Although Koch isn’t big on consuming it himself, he’s going public now with a long-held belief: Cannabis should
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On November 8, multiple states legalized the use of marijuana for either recreational or medicinal purposes — thus marking a major shift in U.S. drug policy. William Brangham speaks with Taylor West of the National Cannabis Administration and Jonathan Hudak of the Brookings Institution about marijuana law and how it might evolve under President-elect Donald
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Here’s what you need to know about the future of marijuana legalization in the United States, from its racist beginnings to today. RELATED: https://bit.ly/3nivTCz TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey legislators have passed landmark bills which, if signed into law, will allow New Jerseyans to possess, buy and sell — with taxes levied — marijuana for
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Across the country, more state laws are aligning with voter attitudes about recreational use of marijuana. The wave of cannabis legalization has had a significant influence on individuals, communities and governments, and driven the development of a burgeoning commercial industry. William Brangham begins our series on marijuana with a look at what has changed in
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NBC’s Pete Williams reports on comments Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas made questioning the federal policy towards marijuana, saying laws against its cultivation or sale may no longer make sense. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that
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