February 2021

New Mexico Court Overturns Burdensome Cannabis Safety & Testing Rules

A New Mexico court has ruled in favor of a coalition of licensed medical cannabis producers and one medical cannabis patient authorized to grow at home, essentially overturning the state’s safety and labeling protocols adopted by the Department of Health (DOH) last year, according to the NM Political Report. The group first sued the state on the grounds the new… Read More »New Mexico Court Overturns Burdensome Cannabis Safety & Testing Rules

USDA’s Final Rule on Hemp Regulation Impacts Louisiana Hemp Growers

Mike Strain, the Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, recently announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) had made its final rule on industrial hemp production in the US. According to KLFY, the final rule will establish how states will regulate the hemp industry. These new modifications to the current rule were made after Strain made the following… Read More »USDA’s Final Rule on Hemp Regulation Impacts Louisiana Hemp Growers