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Hemp federally legalized in the U.S. and removed from Schedule I drug list

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Hemp federally legalized in the U.S. and removed from Schedule I drug list

Dec 11, 2018, the U.S. Farm Bill hits Congress. The Senate approved an $867 billion agriculture law with a staggering 87 to 13 vote. The following day 369 to 47 vote in favor and pass the bill. Unttil now, hemp remained a Schedule-I substance, even though, the plant and its properties were regulated strictly.The next stop is the desk of President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign it into law.“This could be big,” McConnell told Lexington CBS affiliate WKYT. “I don’t want to overstate this. We all know how important tobacco was to Kentucky a few years ago, but...

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