Hemp Industries Association Files Petition Against DEA

Hemp Industries Association Files Petition Against DEA to Defend Lawful Hemp-Derived Products from Agency Overreach 19 Jan 2017 5:41 PM Suit Seeks to Defend Hemp Farmers, U.S. Businesses and Consumers from Illegal Attempt to Schedule Non-Psychoactive Hemp Derivatives as ‘Marihuana Extract’WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Hemp Industries Association (HIA), the leading non-profit trade association consisting of …

HELLO, I’m SUING YOU!

CBD Oil Lawsuit To Reverse DEA Ruling? By Jessica Leone - January 16, 2017   Last month, the DEA enacted a ruling that would establish a Controlled Substance Code Number for all marijuana based derivatives, including CBD oil. The final rule was called “Establishment of New Drug Code for Marihuana Extract” and included a clause …

The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research (2017)

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES PRESS HAS RELEASED A NEW RESEARCH BOOK REGARDING THE HEALTH EFFECTS OF CANNABIS.  PLEASE USE LINK PROVIDED TO REVIEW.     Description Significant changes have taken place in the policy landscape surrounding cannabis legalization, production, and use. During the past 20 years, 25 states and the District of Columbia have legalized cannabis …

What is CBD? The Everyday Guide to Cannabidiol

Industry authority, CannaInsider.com, publishes comprehensive guide detailing the high-demand cannabinoid. News provided by CannaInsider.com Dec 20, 2016, 08:35 ET BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CannaInsider.com, the cannabis industry's leading site for interviews with the leaders of the legal marijuana, cannabis industry, has published a comprehensive guide to CBD, the miracle cannabinoid endorsed and …

Ananda Hemp Comments on Recent DEA Ruling

News provided by Ananda Hemp Dec 19, 2016, 11:26 ET   LEXINGTON, Ky., Dec. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Wednesday, December 14th, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued a ruling on the coding of "marihuana extracts." Many questions have arisen in the marketplace from those concerned that the intention of the agency was to seemingly …

What is the DEA up to now? What are they doing to our CBD?

When the news hit the fans today concerning the DEA's "new rule" on the sale of CBD remedies and other products everybody jumped up and said "WHAT?", or at least I did! I had been so wrapped up in the Kratom issue lately I hadn't even been thinking about CBD's.  Low and behold, I thought, …

New DEA Rule Says CBD Oil is Really, Truly, No-Joke Illegal

Bruce Barcott December 14, 2016 The US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) this morning made CBD oil a little more federally illegal in a little-noticed bureaucratic maneuver this morning. Today’s Federal Register (Dec. 14, 2016) contains an item (21 CFR Part 1308) that establishes a new drug code for “marihuana extract.” “This code,” wrote DEA Acting …

New U.S. Agriculture policy could halt some Kentucky hemp growth

By Charles Mason, Bowling Green Daily News, Possibly half of Kentucky’s nascent industrial hemp industry could be harmed by a policy suggestion offered by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Thomas Vilsack and other federal officials. The policy suggestion is part of a larger discussion over the future of industrial hemp in America, which exists in legal limbo. …

The FDA Just Outlawed Hemp Oil

  VIA/Hemp oil extracts containing CBDs (cannibidiols) are such a threat to the pharmaceutical industry that the FDA is now invoking totally insane justifications for outlawing them. FDA’s own website: “12. Can products that contain cannabidiol be sold as dietary supplements? A. No. Based on available evidence, FDA has concluded that cannabidiol products are excluded …

Local Cannabis Company Trying To Overcome Stigma In Business Community

The hemp industry in Kentucky is growing, but it is facing problems due to misconceptions of how the product is used. The Kentucky Cannabis Company is a local business that has been forced to slow production because of the difficulty to overcome the stigma of cannabis in the business community. The company makes products out …

This is how the FDA can instantly criminalize any vitamin or plant extract

HEALTH FREEDOM ALERT: The FDA just outlawed CBDs and hemp oil extracts by claiming all plant molecules now belong exclusively to Big Pharma Sunday, March 20, 2016by Mike Adams, the Health RangerTags: CBD, hemp oil extract, FDA regulations (NaturalNews) Hemp oil extracts containing CBDs (cannibidiols) are such a threat to the pharmaceutical industry that the …

Court official hears allegations against marijuana activist

Downing says he’s being singled out over cannabis-oil sale By Milton J. Valencia Globe Staff  January 19, 2016 One of the state’s leading proponents for the legalization of marijuana — who now faces possible criminal drug distribution charges for selling a cannabis-based oil — told a clerk magistrate Tuesday that he believed he was selling …

the first year of state-sanctioned industrial hemp farming under the Farm Bill succeeded, and the pilot program’s second year promises to be bigger and better

On May 5th 2015, James Comer, Commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA), held a press conference in a Lexington-based tobacco facility belonging to G.F. Vaughan, the last remaining tobacco processor in Kentucky. His message was historic, his location symbolic: the first year of state-sanctioned industrial hemp farming under the Farm Bill succeeded, and …

Texas’ New Medical Marijuana Law Could Send Doctors to Jail

By Stephen Young Tuesday, June 2, 2015   Monday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a law that is intended to make cannabis-based oils with low levels of THC legally available to people who suffer from intractable epilepsy.The problem is, no one is likely to be able to get it. State Senator Kevin Eltife announced the …

Waiting for American Green Inc (OTCMKTS:ERBB) 0

By Justin Kinney on May 20, 2015 Media & Technology, Micro Cap Insider American Green Inc (OTCMKTS:ERBB) continues to drop farther below $0.01 after eclipsing that support level. The stock does still have a loyal shareholder base that are waiting for a reversal. On May 5 ERBB said the first of five ZaZZZ machines currently …