Hemp’s Unlikely Evangelist

Bob Sievers, a former CU Regent, and professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Colorado Boulder, is an unlikely advocate for cannabis. But the potential medicinal benefits of the hemp plant specifically, have made him an unlikely cheerleader for this plant that is still federally prohibited but things are changing.  “A lot of states, even in the deep south, where there’s been some push-back, have none-the-less passed state laws that allow you to do research with cannabidiol, a non psychoactive, a non addictive constituent, the second most abundant in most cannabis preparations, cannabinoid.”   Sievers has been … Continue reading Hemp’s Unlikely Evangelist