Tag Archives: marijuana

Vermont reaccess hemp laws

In light of the overwhelming passage of legislation favoring Industrial Hemp farming, Rural Vermont is pleased to see that Vermont farmers are now one step closer to growing hemp. The recent passage of H.747 authorizes the Vermont Agency of Agriculture to begin the process of allowing Vermont farmers the economic opportunity to cultivate Industrial Hemp. […]

Sick Judge On Medical Marijuana: It’s A “Human Rights Issue”

A New York state supreme court judge has written an impassioned plea to legalize medical marijuana in the state, potentially taking New York one step closer to becoming the 17th state in the nation to allow use of the drug as a palliative. In an op-ed piece in last Thursday’s New York Times, justice Gustin […]

Berthoud residents turn out for medical marijuana meeting

BERTHOUD — Peter Bridgman divides his life over the past four years, after his diagnosis with colon cancer, into two categories: before medical marijuana and after medical marijuana. “The difference before and after was night and day,” he said. Bridgman shared his experiences Sunday afternoon with about 30 people who gathered in the Berthoud Community […]