Monthly Archives: July 2017

MARIJUANA AND MEDICINE Addresses the science base and the therapeutic effects of marijuana use for medical conditions such as glaucoma and multiple sclerosis. It covers marijuana’s mechanism of action, acute and chronic effects on health and behavior, potential adverse effects, efficacy of different delivery systems, analysis of the data about marijuana as a gateway drug, […]

David Bronner – A Hemp Pioneer Arrested in 2012 in a Hemp Protest Dr. Bronner’s CEO, David Bronner, was arrested in front on the White House after locking himself into a metal cage with 12 hemp plants, hoping to make a significant statement. Bronner said he was waging a “beer bet” with President Obama that […]

HEMP LEGISLATION INTRODUCED Congressmen James Comer (R-KY), Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), Jared Polis (D-CO), and Thomas Massie (R-KY) introduced federal legislation to end unnecessary and outdated regulations on industrial hemp. The Industrial Hemp Farming Act exempts industrial hemp from the Controlled Substance Act’s definition of marijuana, creates a new category for hemp research at universities and […]