Every other Wednesday on The Russ Belville Show, we speak with the author of “Hemp Bound” and “Too High to Fail”, Doug Fine, for our Hempday Humpday Update. This week, Doug has returned from an industrial hemp farm in Vermont to tell us all about the progress in the Northeast.
By Phillip Smith Vermont will not become the first state to legalize marijuana through the legislative process—at least for now. House Republicans on Wednesday evening killed a last chance effort to get it done this year by refusing to take up a compromise legalization bill that had been passed by […]
Arizona’s 60 member House of Representatives approved a preliminary plan to allow farmers to grow hemp in the sunny southwestern state. SB 1337 advanced without dissent. The bill already cleared the Senate earlier this year, but the House version amended the bill in such a way that it wont allow […]
Vermont’s Legislature became the first in the nation to pass a marijuana legalization bill last year. Unfortunately, the bill was vetoed by Vermont’s Governor, who instructed the Vermont Legislature to tweak the bill and send it back. That did not happen last year, but it does appear that the new legalization […]