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Navajo Nation Leaders Shut Down Alleged Hemp Cultivation On Tribal Land

On Sep 25, 2020
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Navajo leaders are taking on an entrepreneur and Navajo member who is said to be growing 400 acres of hemp and pot on the tribe’s land. https://t.co/lpgX3TxZgg
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Both hemp and marijuana are forbidden on Navajo land.

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On Sep 25, 2020
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Navajo leaders are taking on an entrepreneur and Navajo member who is said to be growing 400 acres of hemp and pot on the tribe’s land. https://t.co/lpgX3TxZgg
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Navajo Nation moves to shut down hemp farms amid claims of marijuana growing

Navajo Nation moves to shut down hemp farms amid claims of marijuana growing

Navajo Nation officials have cracked down on hemp farms, a budding enterprise that has employed 200 Navajos and Asian nationals in a poor, rural area.

Oglala Sioux Tribe approves medical, recreational marijuana

Oglala Sioux Tribe approves medical, recreational marijuana

Members of the Oglala Sioux Tribe passed a referendum to legalize medical and recreational marijuana on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota,

CA’s Tribal Nations Are Shut Out of The Legal Cannabis Industry

CA’s Tribal Nations Are Shut Out of The Legal Cannabis Industry

Unless they give up their sovereignty, native tribes of California are excluded from participating in the regulated cannabis market. How does this fit into California's

Checkpoints, Curfews, Airlifts: Virus Rips Through Navajo Nation

Checkpoints, Curfews, Airlifts: Virus Rips Through Navajo Nation

The coronavirus is tearing across the largest Native American reservation in the United States. Facing a spike in deaths, Navajo officials are scrambling to respond.

Notah Begay III on COVID-19: I'm going to lose family members

Notah Begay III on COVID-19: I'm going to lose family members

While many in the golf world have dealt with simple inconveniences due to the coronavirus pandemic, Notah Begay III’s worries run much deeper. The Navajo Nation is being severely hit by the ...

Navajo Nation Justice Department sues tribal member, businesses over hemp production sites

Navajo Nation Justice Department sues tribal member, businesses over hemp production sites

The Farmington Daily Times reports The Navajo Nation Department of Justice is suing Shiprock resident Dineh Benally and two businesses, alleging they are growing and marketing industrial ...

Tribes take measures to slow spread of new coronavirus

Tribes take measures to slow spread of new coronavirus

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Sharon Bahe has made her home on the Navajo Nation a refuge, placing cedar branches and burning sage to help purify the space and praying for protection for herself ...

Indigenous Tribe Legalizes Weed in a State Where Cannabis Remains Illegal

Indigenous Tribe Legalizes Weed in a State Where Cannabis Remains Illegal

The Oglala Sioux legalized medical and recreational cannabis on tribal land in South Dakota, and also voted to ban alcohol at its casinos.

Cannabis & beer firms to partner on energy efficiency (Newsletter: January 30, 2020)

Cannabis & beer firms to partner on energy efficiency (Newsletter: January 30, 2020)

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South Dakota tribe votes to legalize cannabis on reservation

South Dakota tribe votes to legalize cannabis on reservation

Members of an Indian tribe in South Dakota voted to legalize medical and recreational marijuana on their South Dakota reservation, show preliminary results the Oglala Sioux tribe’s election ...