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Presidential Pardon: What Does Biden’s Newest Stance on Cannabis Mean?

Since President Nixon began the War On Drugs in 1971, more than 8 million Americans have been arrested on charges related to cannabis. Many of these charges were simple possession charges despite them being treated as distribution and trafficking charges. This month, October 2022, President Biden has announced an executive...

Brittney Griner

Brittney Griner and U.S. Cannabis Policy

Did you know that over 2.3 million Americans are behind bars today? Many are locked up for non-violent drug crimes, especially for the possession of cannabis in illegal or gray-area states. While there is a clear moral distinction between illegal drug trafficking and just possession of a small amount of...

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How Are Delta-9 Hemp Products LEGAL?

Why are Delta 9 edibles legal? The 2018 Farm Bill defines hemp as: The plant Cannabis sativa L. and any part of that plant, including the seeds thereof and all derivatives, extracts, cannabinoids, isomers, acids, salts, and salts of isomers, whether growing or not, with a delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol concentration of not more...