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  1. Ron Strider

    PA: Kennett Township Drafts Ordinance Regulating Marijuana Facilities

    Nobody wants to grow, distribute, or sell medical marijuana in Kennett Township. Yet. But in case someone does anytime soon, the township has begun drafting an ordinance to regulate it. Last year the state Legislature approved the commercial operations necessary to produce and sell medical...
  2. Ron Strider

    Federal Judge Blocks Prosecution Of Northern California Pot Growers

    A judge in San Francisco, in the first known ruling of its kind, has halted federal prosecution of two North Coast marijuana growers because Congress has prohibited the Justice Department from interfering with states' medical marijuana laws. Anthony Pisarski and Sonny Moore pleaded guilty in...
  3. Ron Strider

    IA: Brothers Charged In Federal Marijuana Case

    A judge on Monday ruled that two brothers accused of conspiring to distribute high-grade marijuana in the Quad-Cities will remain in federal custody pending trial. Magistrate Judge Stephen B. Jackson Jr. granted prosecutors' request for detention for Emanuel Moore Jr. and Lamaar Moore, citing...
  4. K

    Medical Marijuana Gets Another Look From NC Legislature

    State lawmakers have filed a bill that would legalize marijuana for medical use in North Carolina — a perennial proposal that has failed to gain traction in the past. Longtime medical-marijuana advocate Rep. Kelly Alexander of Charlotte filed the bill Wednesday with support from 10 fellow...
  5. K

    Industrial Hemp - Can It Flourish In Kentucky?

    Lexington, Ky. - Kentucky is experimenting with industrial hemp as dozens of farmers grow test plots covering 45,000 acres. This is the second summer that the crop has been grown on Jane Herrod's small farm along the Kentucky River in Fayette County. She said the experiment is filled with...