Hemp

NYPD post with 106 pounds of marijuana
NYPD
Associated Press
December 12, 2019 - 11:02 am
A day after prosecutors dropped criminal charges in a case spotlighting confusion over hemp, marijuana and conflicting laws, the Brooklyn brothers caught in the chaos took a step toward suing the city and the police department.
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CBD oil
Hillary Ojeda/Iowa City Press-Citizen
Associated Press
December 10, 2019 - 7:37 pm
New York's fast-growing hemp industry is getting a boost from a new law allowing the state to regulate the growth and sale of cannabis-derived extracts such as trendy CBD oil.
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NYPD post with 106 pounds of marijuana
NYPD
AP News
November 20, 2019 - 10:56 am
Prosecutors are planning to drop all charges in a New York City case that spotlighted how similarities between legal hemp plants and marijuana can cause confusion.
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NYPD post with 106 pounds of marijuana
NYPD
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 07, 2019 - 12:00 pm
An NYPD precinct in Brooklyn claimed in a Twitter post on Sunday to have confiscated 106 pounds of marijuana, but now Vermont farmers say the packages were actually legal hemp.
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Hemp plant
Jackie Borchardt/The Enquirer via Imagn Content Services, LLC
August 11, 2019 - 2:43 pm
Hemp can now be grown legally in New Jersey under a bill signed by Gov. Phil Murphy.
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CBD
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
June 30, 2019 - 2:59 pm
New York State is on track to regulate CBD and hemp products, with lawmakers saying the rules are needed to protect consumers as the market for such products booms.
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CBD oil
Hillary Ojeda/Iowa City Press-Citizen
December 22, 2018 - 3:23 am
SEATTLE (AP) — The hemp industry still has work ahead to win legal status for hemp-derived cannabidiol, or CBD oil, as an ingredient in food or dietary supplements despite the big farm bill President Donald Trump signed this week designating hemp as an agricultural crop. CBD oils have become...
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