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With new hemp law, ‘sniff and search’ goes up in smoke

By John Pacenti Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg puts police on notice: Marijuana arrests are going to be tough now that hemp is legal in Florida. To get the state on the forefront of a burgeoning industry, legislators acting with unusual bipartisan support unwittingly took away a much-used tool from law enforcement. The …

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CBD-infused food and beverages are still illegal under U.S. law. So why are they everywhere?

By Laura Reiley In flavors like “cucumber mint refresh” and “watermelon renew,” a new line of CBD-infused waters and teas is hitting major grocery stores in California and Colorado on Monday, each 16-ounce bottle containing 20 milligrams, or trace amounts, of “active hemp extract.” Continued The 2018 Farm Bill legalized hemp, but the legal status of …

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USDA, FDA take steps on hemp CBD. For FDA, this could be a long road.

By Sebastian Krawiec The biggest question mark regarding hemp has been the use of hemp-derived constituents, most notably cannabidiol (CBD), in dietary supplements and food. Currently, CBD is not authorized to be a dietary supplement or used in food because CBD was an Investigational New Drug (IND) and has since been approved as a treatment …

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Legal Status for Transport of Hemp Remains Confusing

Hemp transportation has become a hot topic as the clash between federal and state laws create confusion for both law enforcement as well as hemp businesses.  More discussion is needed between the two sides to clarify how industrial hemp can be transported between states. Legal Status for Transport of Hemp Remains Confusing By Eric Miller …

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E.U.: “Hempseed oil is exempt but one of the naturally-occurring chemicals in it is not”

Hempseed oil is exempt but one of the naturally-occurring chemicals in it is not… by Richard Rose Hemp Flower Products such as Hempseed and the extract Hempseed oil are authorized Novel Foods under Catalogue v1.1, exempt from registration as new Novel foods due to demonstrated consumption in member states prior to May 1997. Naturally incidental …

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What Is The Cannabis Oil That Is Causing A Rage In The USA?

Cannabis Oil is making waves in the US and Canada for all the great benefits to our general well being. By Sarah Palanques Tost (Translated from Spanish) Cannabidiol is a substance present in hemp that begins to be a common remedy to control pain, reduce anxiety and improve sleep Sharon is 59 years old, lives …

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New federal law doesn’t protect people from transporting hemp plants in Idaho

By EMILY LOWE and XAVIER WARD Idaho Press BOISE — The new federal Farm Bill, which legalized the sale of hemp plants, won’t stop those transporting the plant from getting a criminal charge if caught in Idaho, according to Ada County Chief Criminal Deputy Prosecutor Scott Bandy. Last week, the Idaho State Police arrested an …

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[Canadian] Hemp company to invest up to $150M and 400 jobs in Binghamton, NY

By Jeff Platsky Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin Commentary: We NEED more people from the United States to invest in our own country. A major Canadian processor will spend up to $150 million to locate a hemp processing center in the Southern Tier. Canopy Growth, [a Canadian company] whose stock [Canada’s Canopy Growth shares jump 11% on …

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First Cannabis (Hemp) Gummies Will Arrive In Mexico at the End of January

As we share news from around the world, it is important to understand that Hemp is called Cannabis in many other countries. This article is one of those where Cannabis is referring to the CBD hemp product. By ALEJANDRA RODRÍGUEZ ** El Financiero ** Its cost will be 250 pesos, about 75% lower than what …

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Looking Closer At The Start Of Hemp Legislation In Colorado

Who Occupied the first steps? As we follow the hemp thread in a tangle of other artificial strings, we at Hemp.com reported earlier this week that we are finding a different history than what is being told to people in some of the associations and industry groups. There are actually many other representations of ideas …

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Hemp and Marijuana Industry Flourish

After America’s Multi-decade Experiment with Cannabis Criminalization Ends The Hemp and Marijuana Industries Flourish The ballots were a hot commodity this past election as voters in some states prepared to either end or continue America’s multi-decade experiment with cannabis criminalization. Hemp, Inc. (OTC: HEMP) was front and center after 3 states passed their marijuana initiatives. …

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Michigan-MichiCAN if they grow hemp

MichiCAN – Just Another State That Could Reap The Rewards Growing Hemp

“Because the government thinks people are stupid.” So say’s Larry Gabriel when waxing semi-poetic about the reason hemp is illegal in the United States. Larry has written a nice opinion article about his home of Michigan and its potential to be another mega-producing hemp farming state. Wouldn’t it be great if we could sit all …

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