DEA Data Show Kentucky Has Highest Rate of Illicit Marijuana Plants in US

Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 | Author: ProCon.orgKentucky, where both recreational and medical marijuana are illegal, grows more illicit marijuana plants per 100,000 people than any other state, according to DEA data analyzed by American Addiction Centers. In 2018, the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) eradicated 418,076 cannabis plants in Kentucky, about 9,356 plants per 100,000 …

On Tuesday, November 5th, WE Must Be The Change In Kentucky! Vote HICKS/CORMICAN! This Is Why…

On Tuesday, November 5th, the most important election in Kentucky in many years is about to happen!I am not here to argue with anyone.  I am here to present the facts and my opinion as I see it. Therefore,First of all, you must vote to see change!  If you are eligible to Vote and are …

Randy Moore interviews candidate for KY Gov. John Hicks

By Randy Moore | August 28, 2019 at 4:18 PM CDT - Updated August 28 at 4:18 PMOWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - We now have 14 News web exclusive interviews with all three candidates in the race for Kentucky Governor.You know about Republican Governor Matt Bevin and Democrat Attorney General Andy Beshear, but you might not …

U.S. Cannabis Hemp Health Initiative

The United States Cannabis Hemp Health Initiative (USCHHI), was born of the idea that Cannabis is one of our inherited freedoms as individuals living upon this planet, which comes in the form of a plant as a God given gift.It may be used sacramentally, or as food, or medicine, or as a relaxant, much the …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …