Industrial Hemp Goes From Fringe To Front Burner For Tenn. Legislature

by Blake Farmer Tennessee has come, according to leaders of the state legislature who have recently opened their minds to the agricultural potential. The cousin to cannabis has been legalized for industrial use in nine other states. Just a few months ago, Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey didn’t know the first …

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Judge tells Tennessee to stop arresting Occupy protesters

By Joe Sutton, CNN (CNN) — A judge told Tennessee officials on Monday to stop enforcing new rules that have been used to arrest Occupy protesters in Nashville. The decision was a victory for the fledgling movement and for the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee, which sought a temporary …

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