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Question: What are examples of hemp or cannabis use?

Posted by David Holland | Apr 25, 2021 | 0 Comments

ANSWER:  The cannabis plant is highly versatile and its uses span millenia:

  1. Oldest hemp rope – 29,000 B.C. – found in Czech Republic

https://www.rxleaf.com/2700-year-old-weed-stash-found-in-ancient-tomb-and-still-good/

  1. British colonies in the Americas were required to grow hemp for trade and use
  2. Washington and Jefferson had hemp farms
  3. Declaration of Independence and US Constitution written upon hemp paper

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David Holland

As Executive Director of Empire State NORML and President of the New York City Cannabis Industry Association, David has been a leading advocate in the cannabis space for over 20 years. He has represented clients in marijuana related proceedings everywhere from traffic court to the United States Supreme Court, and he helped obtain clemency for five elderly prisoners servicing life without parole for marijuana. David also handles complex civil and criminal litigation in other areas including employment, First Amendment, and business.

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