CBD Case Studies

A look at how the Faculty Senate members voted.(Photo: Courtesy U of L) In a vote that could help save his presidency, a majority of the University of Louisville’s Faculty Senate say they have confidence in James Ramsey’s ability to lead the university. Asked if they believe in Ramsey’s ability to be an “effective leader,” 55 percent […]

Buy Photo The Galt House Hotel and Suites.March 16, 2016(Photo: By Michael Clevenger, The Courier-Journal)Buy Photo With litigation pending, a potential buyer of the Galt House and possibly other large real estate holdings owned by the Al J. Schneider Co. is finding it difficult to secure title insurance needed to finance the purchase of the property. The […]

Budget rumours trigger market moves Elsewhere, ahead of tomorrow’s Budget insurers lost their footing amid concerns about another hike in insurance premium tax. Aviva slipped 2.6pc to 482.7p, Admiral Group suffered a loss of 2pc to close at £18.76 and Prudential edged 0.9pc lower to £13.46.  Separately, Admiral also suffered a rating downgrade by HSBC. […]

x Embed x Share Brown School senior Emmanuel Blake Dawson earned over $1 million in college scholarships. Michael Clevenger/The CJ Buy Photo Brown School senior Emmanuel Blake Dawson poses with his parents Greg Dawson, left, and Opal Dawson. Blake has amassed about $1 million in scholarship offers to college. He has decided to go to […]

Buy Photo The distilling space of Derby City Spirits at the Baxter Avenue location. New owner Keith Hazelbaker has plans of turning the once-troubled fledgling distillery into an event space as well.(Photo: Matt Stone/The Courier-Journal)Buy Photo UPDATE: An earlier version of this story included a photo of the current owner of Derby City Spirits, who […]

x Embed x Share Mayor Greg Fischer and University of Louisville President James Ramsey announced April 30 they are removing the 121-year-old Confederate monument on the Belknap campus. Marty Pearl, Special to CJ Buy Photo The Confederate monument on S. Third Street at the University of Louisville. Mayor Greg Fischer and UofL President James Ramsey […]

x Embed x Share Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers and House Speaker Greg Stumbo say they have come to an agreement on the state budget. Sam Upshaw Jr., The C-J Buy Photo Senate President Robert Stivers, second from right, is joined by (from left) House Budget Chairman Rick Rand, House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate […]

x Embed x Share Gorilla Forest keepers said the name Kindi is a tribute to the baby’s mother, Mia Moja, who died due to complications following an emergency cesarean section. Marty Pearl, Special to CJ Buy Photo Baby gorilla Kindi at the Louisville Zoo.(Photo: Marty Pearl/Special to The CJ)Buy Photo The Louisville Zoo’s Gorilla Forest […]

Buy Photo Dave Collins walks with his Pekinese-beagle mix, Kale, at Cherokee Park.April 26, 2016(Photo: By Michael Clevenger, The C-J)Buy Photo Pamela Stockard called it a “nightmare” scenario after a large coyote made a run at one of her two dogs while the trio was heading through Cherokee Park recently. Stockard, who lives in the Crittenden Drive/Eastern Parkway […]

Vaping cannabis is still a relatively new practice, but according to a new study recently published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, “Those that do vape consider it to be a safer, more positive experience than smoking. “ The study, “Online survey characterizing vaporizer use among cannabis users” by Dustin Lee, Benjamin Crosier and three […]

Representatives of the cannabis industry disagree with FDA’s conclusion in recent warning letters that the hemp-based product cannabidiol or CBD doesn’t meet the definition of a dietary supplement. Under federal law, a substance generally does not qualify as a dietary supplement if the substance has been authorized for investigation as a new drug, and substantial […]

Zacchaio’s loving and forward-thinking parents knew he was special when he came into the world two months early with some unique patterns of coloration on his beautiful baby skin. His physicians suspected that a genetic disorder had influenced the formation of his skin before birth, and since the prenatal development of the skin and brain […]

Credit: jessicahyde | Shutterstock.com Marijuana could potentially help cancer patients who have nausea or pain, and could possibly even be used as a treatment for certain cancers, but much more research is needed before any of these uses could be recommended, a new review article said. There is promising research on marijuana use in the […]

Credit: Jan Faukner/Shutterstock.com A new product called Foria Relief offers marijuana compounds in the form of a vaginal suppository, and its makers claim it can relieve menstrual cramps. But is this product safe? Experts say that, because of the lack of studies on the product, there’s no clear evidence that it is safe to use, […]