Earlier today, a conservative told us we’d likely “lose a significant following” because of our view that the federal government doesn’t have the constitutional authority to ban hemp farming. Without getting into the absurdity of his view (he said it was a national security issue) – I want to make this clear: WE AREN’T TRYING TO…Details
AUGUSTA, Maine (June 17, 2015) – The Maine Senate rejected a bill that would have expanded upon the state’s current medical marijuana program and further nullified in practice the unconstitutional federal program on the same.Details
No, the NSA is NOT being investigated for hacking into computers around the world.
A sports team is being investigated for accessing the computers of another sports team.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (June 17, 2015) – By a 14-2 vote yesterday, an important House committee passed a bill that would authorize and regulate the growth and production of industrial hemp, effectively nullifying federal prohibition of the plant in practice.Details
Veto Override: Maine Legislature Rejects Governor, Approves Bill to Allow Hemp Farming Despite Federal Ban
AUGUSTA, Maine (June 16, 2015) – Today, the Maine state Senate joined the House and voted to override Gov. LePage’s veto of a bill to authorize hemp farming in the state without gaining any federal permission.Details
AUSTIN, Tex. (June 16, 2015) – Today, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill to effectively nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules preventing terminally-ill patients from accessing treatments.Details
DOVER, Del. (June 16, 2015) – A Delaware Senate Committee approved a bill last week to ban the state from using resources to assist with enforcement of some federal immigration programs, effectively nullifying them in practice. The vote was 2-1-1.Details
RALEIGH, N.C. (June 16, 2015) – Last week, a North Carolina House Committee passed a bill that would effectively nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing experimental treatments.Details
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (June 15, 2015) – Last week, a Rhode Island House Committee passed a bill that would effectively nullify in practice certain Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing experimental treatments.Details