Lawmakers look at opioid abuse’s impact on workforce

For Immediate ReleaseSept. 13, 2019Lawmakers look at opioid abuse’s impact on workforceFRANKFORT –Overcoming Kentucky’s opioid epidemic is a key to addressing the state’s low rate of workforce participation, lawmakers were told during yesterday’s meeting of the General Assembly’s Economic Development and Workforce Investment Committee.“I think years ago we would have looked at this (opioid) problem …

On This Labor Day, Let Us Finish The Work

A country as wealthy as America should not have a problem with poverty. We should have a basic income for all citizens as a right of citizenship. Eliminate the cap on Social Security taxable income and expand it to all adults. Start accounts for all newborns that they get when they finish school to get …

These marijuana cases will no longer be prosecuted by the Jefferson County (KY) attorney

Joe Sonka, Louisville Courier Journal Published 9:15 a.m. ET Aug. 28, 2019 Possession of a small amount of marijuana will no longer be prosecuted in Jefferson County when that is the only or primary charge, the county attorney's office will announce Wednesday.Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell is expected to detail the new strategy at a …

Prospective Neglect: The Case of Noah McAdams

A case of medical kidnapping…reblogged from https://herbal-training.com/2019/07/07/noah-mcadams/?fbclid=IwAR01amxLaj3l3dyTYEY0WodgFtag3MYhouSDyn0f2ushIxgUvve6tadMMZ4#MedicalFreedomForNoah #BringNoahHomeTwo hashtags that haunt my dreams, that I see everywhere, that I hope someday very soon, I never have to see, again.I am the mother of Noah McAdams, and the stories you have seen on the news, only give you the tiny snippet of our lives that they …

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 …

"There’s not a chance that I would sign a legalization of recreational marijuana," he said.

Actively, since 2012, the State of Kentucky has had various Cannabis Bills in the Legislature.  Before that we had Gatewood Galbraith in all of his glory, who tried, unsuccessfully through a number of elections to help turn this State around.  Unfortunately most of the people who would have voted for him didn’t have voting rights …

(KY) Medical marijuana research resolution clears first hurdle

For Immediate ReleaseFeb. 7, 2019Medical marijuana research resolution clears first hurdleFRANKFORT—A resolution that calls on the federal government to expedite research on the safety and effectiveness of medical marijuana is on its way to full House for a vote.House Concurrent Resolution 5, sponsored by Rep. Danny Bentley, R-Russell, and House Health and Family Services Committee …

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 …

Kentucky Marijuana Bills 2019

The following information is taken from Bill Watch on Kentucky.Gov.  The link above will allow you to register to view this information in it’s entirety.As well, much information can be accessed through the Kentucky Legislature at this link.Tuesday, January 8, 2019, Introduced in Senate by Dan Malano Seum;SB 80(BR-836) AN ACT relating to the regulation of …