Hemp industry continues to grow in KY; Could medical marijuana be next?

2/15/20–Kentucky is one of the top states for hemp farmers, and according to Kentucky CBD/Hemp Trade Show organizer Carmine De Santo, the success of hemp could be clearing the path for medical marijuana in Kentucky. House Bill 136 would legalize and regulate medical marijuana in Kentucky. It passed its first hurdle this week after it was approved by a committee with a vote of 17 to one. It’s expected to come up for a House vote soon. Read