“Any displays, sale or solicitation of CBD oil is illegal and individuals involved are subject to federal investigation and prosecution.”

CBD oil, sold in stores throughout Ohio, is illegal and can carry a felony charge By Shannon Houser | October 9, 2018 at 9:49 PM EST - Updated October 10 at 11:26 AM CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - CBD oil is available online, in every state and is commonly found on store shelves across Northeast Ohio; …

New House Bill Could Merge Kentucky Counties

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) -  House Bill 243,  sponsored by Republican state Rep. Toby Herald, of Beattyville, would change Kentucky's political landscape in the most literal way.The bill would consolidate 100 counties into 34. Larger counties, such as Fayette, Jefferson, Warren and Pike, would remain unchanged.The counties could be renamed and local governments would consolidate.A …

2-year-old denied kidney transplant because father violated probation

ATLANTA -- A.J. Burgess was born a month too soon without a working kidney, WGCL-TV reports, and his father Anthony Dickerson is a 110 percent match for an organ donation. But surgeons at Emory Hospital in Atlanta won't perform the operation because Dickerson served time in prison for violating probation.Burgess, who only weighs 25 pounds …

Ellen Brown Asks if Monsanto Will Win The War On Weed

Corbett • 07/11/2016 • 4 Comments   Voter initiatives like California’s “Adult Use of Marijuana Act” have many celebrating the legalization of the long-demonised plant. But as Ellen Brown writes in her new article, “The ‘War on Weed’ Is Winding Down – But Will Monsanto/Bayer Be the Winner?” the push toward legalization is being steered …

U.S. House of Representatives will consider three bills that would dispose of vast stretches of national forests and other public lands across the country.

by Matt Lee-Ashley - Guest Contributor Feb 23, 2016 10:34 am Less than two weeks after the arrest of Cliven Bundy and the armed militants who were occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, the U.S. House of Representatives will consider three bills that would dispose of vast stretches of national forests and other …

Kentucky considering roadside driver drug tests

Mike Wynn, @MikeWynn_CJ 11:54 p.m. EDT September 16, 2015 Above:  Schwendau, assistant director of Highway Safety Programs. Right now, officials are only testing the kits for accuracy and reliability, administering them to volunteers after an arrest is complete. If they prove reliable, lawmakers say they will consider legislation next year to expand their use as …

State seizes 11-year-old, arrests his mother after he defends medical marijuana during a school presentation

By Radley Balko April 17 From the website run by investigative journalist Ben Swann: On March 24, cannabis oil activist Shona Banda‘s life was flipped upside-down after her son was taken from her by the State of Kansas. The ordeal started when police and counselors at her 11-year-old son’s school conducted a drug education class. …

Please be aware that "Pertussis/Whooping Cough" is active in the SC KY area.

  (old pic, lol)   PUBLIC SERVICE COMMENT: Please be aware that "Pertussis/Whooping Cough" is active in the SC KY area. If you have symptoms of upper respiratory infection please contact your doctor right away. I have been diagnosed with this thru CDC as my Grandson has had it...I am sicker now than when I …

The DEA Once Turned A 14-Year-Old Into A Drug Kingpin. Welcome To The War On Drugs

Posted: 10/24/2014 10:47 am EDT Nick Wing Become a fan [email protected]   This is the second part of a two-part series. Read part one here. Americans spent approximately $100 billion a year on illegal drugs between 2000 and 2010, according to a 2012 report published by the RAND corporation. Part of the Drug Enforcement Administration's …

Cancer-stricken Mackenzie prepares for pot sentencing

Posted Online: Sept. 06, 2014, 5:31 pm Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story By Rachel Warmke, [email protected]   His gait is slow, and his eyelids often battle against the weight of sleep.  Benton Mackenzie struggles, pausing to rest on each step as he climbs to the main floor of …

Sponsors cancel drug summit in Madras after facing criticism from marijuana legalization advocates

By Jeff Mapes | [email protected] Email the author | Follow on Twitter on August 21, 2014 at 7:25 PM, updated August 21, 2014 at 7:28 PM A nonprofit group has canceled an October anti-drug summit in Madras -- which was to feature a prominent opponent of marijuana legalization -- after complaints were raised by sponsors …

Billionaire to Pay $1.5M Fine for Kentucky Mines

Posted: Tue 2:47 PM, Aug 19, 2014 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- West Virginia billionaire Jim Justice has reached a $1.5 million settlement with Kentucky officials over dozens of reclamation violations at several of his coal mines in eastern Kentucky. The agreement between Justice and the state's Department for Natural Resources is a reduction from the …

SB1391 – SB1391.pdf

SB1391 - SB1391.pdf. AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39, relative to criminal law. BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF TENNESSEE: SECTION 1. Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 39-13- 107(c), in amended by inserting the word "lawful" before the word "act" an d inserting the word "lawful" before the …

We live in the only country in the world where a child can be sentenced to be in prison until they die

We live in the only country in the world where a child can be sentenced to be in prison until they die. What's worse is that it's not even rare — more than 2,500 people who were sentenced as kids will spend the rest of their lives in prison. Juwan is one of them. He …

How local cops are still colluding with the feds to seize pot-related assets—even in states with legal marijuana.

The Shame of “Equitable Sharing” How local cops are still colluding with the feds to seize pot-related assets—even in states with legal marijuana. By Nick Sibilla       When voters in Colorado and Washington state approved legalizing marijuana in 2012, those votes undermined an abusive—and profitable—police practice: civil forfeiture. Unlike with criminal forfeiture, under …