Libertarian candidate enters Kentucky governor’s race

Billy Kobin, Louisville Courier Journal Published 2:12 p.m. ET May 14, 2019 | Updated 2:48 p.m. ET May 14, 2019After a federal judge temporarily blocked a new section of a state law related to filing deadlines, a Libertarian Party candidate has officially joined the 2019 race to become Kentucky's next governor.John Hicks officially became a …

Free KY Amish Farmer Samuel Girod

(Please read and follow the link to sign petition for a man who has been unjustly jailed for charges which originated with a labeling infraction that led up to him being incarcerated.  It is unbelievable that our Country has gone so far as to incriminate this man!  Just read the story by Sally Oh.  Smkrider)“Help …

2013-2019 Kentucky Marijuana Bills

THE TIMELINE OF KENTUCKY MARIJUANA BILLS 2013-20192019HCR121(BR-1186)Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - introduced in House Moser , Kimberly Poore A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION establishing the Medicinal Marijuana Task Force.https://apps.legislature.ky.gov/record/19RS/hcr121.htmlSB 80(BR-836) Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - introduced in Senate Sen. Dan Seum [R]Sen. Perry Clark [D]AN ACT relating to the regulation of cannabis and making an appropriation therefor.  …

#WeAreKY But #ThisIsKY…Story of Elihu Shepherd

The incident leading to Gary's killing began on a Sunday morning in August of 1993, when a helicopter on loan from the Kentucky National Guard was landed by officers of the Governor's Marijuana Strike Force in a field adjacent to Gary Shepherd's rural home. An officer familiar with Gary approached and told him that he …

Cannabis Activists Prepare For A Day In Frankfort, Kentucky tomorrow

JOIN US IN FRANKFORT!  LOBBY DAY 2019! FEBRUARY 6TH – ALL DAY!2019 KY NORML Lobby Day and Rally in the RotundaPublic · Hosted by KY NORML and 6 othersWednesday, February 6, 2019 at 9:30 AM – 3 PM EST700 Capital Ave, Frankfort, KY 40601-3448, United StatesLINK TO EVENT ON FACEBOOKKY4MM Tunnel TalkPublic · Hosted by …

Kentucky Veterans Need Your Help!

Are you a Veteran living in Kentucky who supports medicinal marijuana? WE NEED YOUR HELP!!!We're asking that you attend the January 16th Veterans Executive Council (JECVO) Meeting. JECVO is an organization that represents 24 different Veterans groups. Above:  JECVO PAO Dave Jarrett, State Senator Dan Seum, KDVA Commissioner Benjamin Adams, JECVO Chairman Denzil Lile, and …

(KY) Please Call Your Legislators!

To ALL Kentucky Citizens, The time is now to contact your Legislators concerning the Cannabis Bills, and any other Bills which you are concerned about!  The phone number to call is:1-800-372-7181Here are the current Cannabis Bills:SB 80 / Dan Malano Seum / Establishes the “Department of Cannabis Control” which will oversee lawful consumption of Cannabis …

Kentucky Will March To The Capital, Once Again…

Rainbow Farm was located in Vandalia, Michigan & was a cannabis friendly community. They had great concerts & speakers. The government came in later & killed the owners & stole the farm from the legal birth right of the son, Robert, 1 week before 9-11 (September 3rd & 4th,2001). Tom Crosslin & Rollie Rolhm were …

Geoff Young Announces Campaign For Kentucky Governor

Democrats Geoff Young and Josh French announced their candidacy for  Kentucky Governor and Lt. Governor this afternoon in the Capital Rotunda and the video was shared  via LEX18  on Facebook.  The Candidacy forms were filed December 21, 2018.Their Platform contains the following issues as noted on their website at YOUNG4KY.COM :The Issues1. Unions build the …

Kentucky State Police to Resume Costly Helicopter Marijuana Eradication Campaign

Thomas H. Clarke | July 1, 2013OWENSBORO, KY — Kentucky State Police helicopters will return to the skies in search of marijuana fields as part of the agency’s annual marijuana eradication campaign.Rising fuel costs and a shrinking eradication budget will force the helicopters out of the air sooner than in years past, and the agency …

(KY) Medical marijuana supporters pitch lawmakers

The photo features Rep. Jason Nemes, R-Louisville, presenting proposed legislation on medical marijuana alongside Rep. Diane St. Onge, R-Fort Wright.For Immediate ReleaseAug. 24, 2018Medical marijuana supporters pitch lawmakersFRANKFORT – Whether legalizing medical marijuana is the right prescription for Kentucky was pondered today by a state legislative panel.“I know medical cannabis can help some folks,” said …

“We are asking the Council to adopt a Lowest Law Enforcement Priority for cannabis possession in Jefferson County”

RE: LOUISVILLE METRO COUNCIL AND MARIJUANA                 ENFORCEMENT.Dan Seum3 hrs · We will be addressing Metro Council this evening at 6:00. We are asking the Council to adopt a Lowest Law Enforcement Priority for cannabis possession in Jefferson County.No more arrests Or citations for simple cannabis possession! We have support in the council and we need the …

Legal cannabis must be option for pain sufferers, panelists say

He didn’t like the black market, so he cultivated at his home. He was arrested and received five years of probation.HENDERSON - Advocates for medicinal marijuana said Tuesday the time is now to push for statewide legalization.They said research is clear that cannabis helps those suffering from a variety of painful conditions, yet, the word …

“We will be introducing an ordinance for the Louisville Metro Council’s consideration that makes cannabis possession the lowest law enforcement priority of the Louisville (KY) Metro Police Department.”

Tom Rector Jr.4 hrs · It's official!We will be introducing an ordinance for the Louisville Metro Council's consideration that makes cannabis possession the lowest law enforcement priority of the Louisville Metro Police Department.The Louisville Metro Council meeting is Thursday August 9th at 6 p.m. at 600 West Jefferson in downtown Louisville. This is the next …

Feds want to know what you think about Bevin plan to overhaul Medicaid & Kentucky makes Medicaid copays mandatory ‘under the cover of darkness’

Feds want to know what you think about Bevin plan to overhaul Medicaid Deborah Yetter, Louisville Courier Journal Published 3:05 p.m. ET July 20, 2018The federal government, once again, wants to know what people think about Gov. Matt Bevin's plan to overhaul Kentucky's Medicaid.Less than a month after a federal judge struck down Bevin's plan …