Tag: legalization

Report: Maryland Should Legalize Hemp, and Grow Lots of It

Dried hemp seeds. Photo by D-Kuru, via Wikimedia Commons.

Maryland could have a whole new farming sector on its hands if it legalizes hemp, a sibling crop to marijuana that lacks its psychoactive properties but has bountiful industrial potential, according to a new report from the Abell Foundation.

New Poll: Hogan Rules, Trump Drools Among Maryland Voters


The firm run by the same pollster who predicted Larry Hogan’s and Donald Trump’s respective election wins in 2014 and 2016 has some new data showing how Marylanders feel about both leaders.

A Baltimore Delegate Wants to Legalize Marijuana in Maryland


marijuana-dbc04668ba596d1d11bbfdcab899d5bdcf6b293a-s6-c30Marijuana is basically no longer a criminal offense in some parts of Maryland and officials are in the process of setting up medical marijuana program. But for pot advocates, one hurdle remains: legal marijuana.