9 ways federal marijuana laws are limiting rights of residents in legal weed states

Federal status of marijuana is affecting both everyday cannabis consumers and people attempting to work in the industry. By BROOKE EDWARDS STAGGS / STAFF WRITER Published: Feb. 4, 2017 Updated: Feb. 5, 2017 2:45 p.m. Federal law still classifies cannabis as a Schedule I narcotic, a category reserved for drugs such as heroin that are …

Amend and create various KRS sections to convert certain misdemeanors to pre-payable violations and set fines.

            HB 305/CI (BR 395) - B. Yonts AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments. Amend and create various KRS sections to convert certain misdemeanors to prepayable violations and set fines. Feb 5-introduced in House Legislature Home Page | Record Front Page   Thru the DIRECT LINK above can be …

Kentucky mine officials face prison for violations

  LOUSIVILLE, Ky. –  Plea agreements say two supervisors at an eastern Kentucky mine where a coal miner was killed last year knowingly violated federal safety laws. The documents filed this week say Jefferson Davis and Joseph Miniard are planning to plead guilty and are facing prison time when they are sentenced during a March …