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September 2022 – U.S. Bill CAOA Would Boost THC Threshold

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Legislation Update – The Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act (S.4591 / CAOA) is a proposed bill in the United States Congress to recognize the legalization of cannabis by the states. The authors are Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, Senator Cory Booker, and Senator Ron Wyden. The CAOA cannabis bill now before the U.S. Senate would…

Indiana lawmakers confused on cannabis legalization

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It’s interesting to see how each state addresses its cannabis position. Indiana lawmakers seemed to be confused on cannabis legalization In the US, the use of cannabis is illegal under federal law for any purpose.  The CSA, Controlled Substances Act, of 1970 classifies cannabis as a Schedule 1 substance, determined to have a high potential…

Kentucky Update: Delta-8 THC Declared Legal

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After a year of deliberation, Delta-8 THC derived from hemp declared to be legal in the Bluegrass State The Delta-8 cannabinoid occurs naturally in small amounts in hemp plants, and it is said to have some psychoactive properties similar to THC. Katie Moyer, president of the Kentucky Hemp Association (KHA), said in a statement that this was a…

How is Delta 8 Made?

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Making Delta 8 What is Delta 8? Delta 8 is one of the most prominent organic compounds or cannabinoids found in the hemp and marijuana plants. Not only is Delta-8 (D8) THC a potent relaxant, but industry reports indicate that D8 can relieve stress, improve your focus and sleep patterns, ease pain, reduce anxiety, and…

How is D8 Legal?

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The question that keeps coming up is, “how is D8 legal?” The quick answer is the Appeals Court Rules that Delta 8 THC products are federally legal just like hemp. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed a lower court’s holding that the 2018 Farm Bill legalized delta-8 THC products derived from hemp. In…