Jesse Ventura Considering Presidential Run

Jesse Ventura is considering running for President as an independent. "I have that voice in the back of my head that says to me, 'if not to me, then who?'" Ventura gave his first American TV interview in 3 years to "The Issue Is: with Elex Michaelson." He says only a 3rd party candidate could …

From the Desk of Dan Seum Jr.,

On Cannabis in Kentucky…DAN SEUM JR.,From My Desk:I have been advocating for cannabis reform in Kentucky for over 10 years. I advocated for Medical Marijuana for 6 of those years. After introducing multiple patients, expert testimony, filed bills, and trying to explain the ‘Molecular Structure of a Cannabinoid’ to legislators who are all but doctors …

Latest Update–Thorne Peters–Memphis TN Prison…

Please view video linked below from Ms. Linda Harrah, at the Memphis, Tennessee Penal Farm:On Wednesday, October 16th, Ms. Linda Harrah visited TKP Thorne Peters at the Penal Farm in Memphis, TN, where he has been incarcerated since April 3, 2018.They were not allowed personal visitation however, they were able to view and speak to …

Weedmaps, facing pressure to work only with legal cannabis shops, lays off a quarter of its workforce

Online marijuana directory says slow roll out of legal markets to blame.By BROOKE STAGGS | [email protected] | Orange County Register PUBLISHED: October 17, 2019Two months after online cannabis directory Weedmaps promised it would stop listing illicit marijuana businesses, the Irvine-based company abruptly laid off 25% of its workforce.More than 100 people across the country, from …

The Censorship of Stop5G begins with the purge of John Kuhle’s Facebook Group “Stop5G”

California is Fighting 50,000 New 5G Cell Towers Linked to Cancer Risk. Bills in THESE States Will Permit Their Installation in YOUR Backyard.  LINKYelena | February 12, 2018=====Below is an article with information concerning the use of “5G” and its probable harm to the people for which it is considered to be a “service” to …

The great race to become the World’s weed supplier

Submitted by Marijuana News on Fri, 10/11/2019Companies vying to be the biggest cannabis producer in America or Canada are wasting their time and suffering from a crippling lack of vision. The real play is to make a bid to become the worldwide leader in global cannabis exports — like firms in Jamaica and Lesotho as …

Amid regulatory uncertainty and global demand, China’s hemp industry is booming

Submitted by Marijuana News on Tue, 10/08/2019 - 10:38China has a zero tolerance approach to marijuana (along with numerous other drugs), yet surprisingly it is the world’s largest producer of hemp, and also the world’s largest exporter of this increasingly lucrative plant. While chances of medical marijuana being legalized in China are seemingly next to …

Statement from Gov. Bevin on Consequences of Purdue Pharma’s Bankruptcy for Kentuckians

Nicole [email protected], Ky. (Sept. 16, 2019) – Gov. Matt Bevin today released the following statement about how Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy filing will impact Kentuckians due to the Kentucky Office of Attorney General's unscrupulous 2015 settlement:"Kentuckians woke up this morning to find that they had once again been fleeced by the self-serving corruption of Steve and …

$5.3 Million in HepConnect Grants Announced

I received an email today from the Harm Reduction Coalition which outlines over Five Million Dollars in Grants which have been made available in several States, one of which is Kentucky.Grants were awarded in two categories;  provide and educate.Grantees will use funds to provide new or expanded harm reduction services for people who use drugs …

(KY) General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7

For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 18, 2019General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7FRANKFORT – The schedule for the 2020 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly was approved today by legislative leaders.The session is scheduled to convene on Jan. 7 and adjourn April 15. It is expected to last 60 legislative days – the maximum allowed …

(KY) (HEMP) New Herbicide Approved by EPA

Kentucky Heligen 24(c) Request Approved; Can Help Control Corn Earworm, Cotton Bollworm, and Tobacco BudwormHeligen, manufactured by AgBiTech Pty Ltd, can now be used on industrial hemp in Kentucky to aid in control of corn earworm, cotton bollworm and tobacco budworm.This has been accomplished through a Special Local Needs (SLN) 24(c) request submitted by the …

2020 Kentucky Hemp Program Application Period To Open Nov. 15

View as Webpage  Sean [email protected](502) 782-9253For Immediate ReleaseFRANKFORT (Sept. 27, 2019) – Kentucky hemp growers and processors may apply for a hemp license from the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s (KDA) hemp program for 2020 beginning November 15, Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles announced.“We are constantly looking for ways to improve our hemp program,” Commissioner Quarles said. …

BEWARE–Counterfeit money circulating in Bowling Green

Below is a memo forwarded to me for posting which outlines the issue of someone who is unaware passing counterfeit currency.  Totally unaware of the fact that it was a counterfeit bill – How would someone tell?  People don’t normally carry markers to check for bad bills in their pockets!  They were having a yard …

100 Scholars and Clinicians Refute Inaccurate Claims in New Book, Tell Your Children: The Truth About Marijuana, Mental Illness, and Violence

(NOTE:  This article dated February 15, 2019)Sign-on Letter Calls Out Author for Selection Bias, Cherry Picking Data, Attributing Cause to Mere Associations, and Disregarding Harms of Mass CriminalizationContact:Jag Davies 212-613-3035Sheila Vakharia 212-613-8058A group of 100 scholars and clinicians have released a public letter that refutes many of the claims in Alex Berenson’s new book, Tell …