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Hemp is making a comeback

...on the important issues at The plant is hemp, a distinct variety of the species cannabis...another variety of cannabis, marijuana, hemp does not have psychoactive properties. Even if you smoked a thousand hemp cigarettes, you still wouldn't get...
Legalized hemp, marijuana fail

...that would have legalized marijuana and hemp products, making Alaska's marijuana...precincts reporting Tuesday night, Free Hemp in Alaska, the most visible of four groups...people 18 or over who use marijuana or hemp products. Law enforcement agencies would...
Letter: Knowleses oppose hemp initiative our views on the so-called "hemp" initiative on this November's to legalize possession of industrial hemp - the fiber from the marijuana plant specifying legalization of industrial hemp, gives the false appearance that such...
On the Trails: Dredge Islands

...trees grow there too?We were pleased to find abundant meadow rue on some islands but much less happy to find a big stand of hemp-nettle. This prickly plant is an invasive weed from Eurasia. There was evidence of the passage of some large creature through...
A trade convention for marijuana in Tacoma Dome

...used either in food products or eaten as is.There were vendors offering butane, propane, hexane, helium and argon; and hemp rolling papers; and high-end cooking chocolate.Shannon Noone and her boyfriend Jasper were there selling ceramic pipes and...

...profile lists more than 20 "likes" - although, curiously enough, zero "interests" - and apparently, one "follower": a hemp-infused vodka distillery based in British Columbia. Seriously. I just found it, and I have absolutely no idea how it got...
Advocates eye legalizing marijuana in Alaska

...version of the failed 2004 ballot effort that would've allowed adults 21 and older to use, grow, sell or give away marijuana or hemp products without penalty under state law."The whole initiative, you can tell, is scaled down to be as palatable as possible...
The whole story

Ballot Measure 5, (the hemp initiative), is poorly conceived and...use of marijuana and industrial use of hemp. The bill is much more than that. Among...distributing, or consuming industrial hemp products, hemp medicinal preparations...
Pot initiative winning votes

...full-time volunteers with the ballot group Free Hemp in Alaska, were in Juneau for several...the initiative and one opposing it. Free Hemp is unabashedly outspoken about having the...potential commercial and industrial uses of hemp. Free Hemp has commissioned three opinion...
Proposals filed to loosen up on beer, pot laws

...with the state by separate groups. Free Hemp In Alaska wants an initiative on the 2002...consume marijuana and products made from hemp, such as fuel, paint and animal feed...power to tax, and a spokesperson for Free Hemp said the group deleted the provision to...


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