Sunday, August 9, 2020

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Troops Who Previously Used Marijuana Get Second Chance Under New Provision

A House committee approved an amendment that would allow military service members to reenlist despite previous cannabis use.

Hemp Farmers May Now Qualify For Federal Economic Relief

This is welcome news for farmers generally as agricultural-related businesses have not yet been able to apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) offered under the CARES Act.

Marijuana Legalization Could Get A Boost Post Coronavirus

One way or another, the U.S. economy, which is presently strapped to life-support, is going to need a miracle — several of them, in fact — to get back to good post pandemic.

Democrats May Have Hurt Chances For Federal Marijuana Legalization

Unbeknownst to the party, their actions over the past several months are blowing their plans to take over Capitol Hill right out of the water.

Will The FDA Soon Treat Hemp CBD As A Dietary Supplement?

The Food and Drug Administration may soon change its tune on hemp-derived CBD thanks to a bill recently filed by chairman of the House Agriculture Committee.

Another Congressional Shot At Federal Marijuana Legalization Fizzles

The hope was that this testimony could demonstrate a pathway by three federal agencies represented to free up marijuana for possible federal legalization and medical research

Trump Impeachment Trial Will Delay Cannabis Legislation

After the trial, Congress will want to get back to its actual legislative priorities and cannabis is nowhere on this list.

Veterans Can Use Medical Marijuana, They Just Have To Pay For It

Congress keeps killing marijuana-related legislation that would allow the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to provide veterans with marijuana as an alternative to prescription drugs.

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