Hemp Timeline

Jack Herer publishes “The Emperor Wears No Clothes”

June 1, 1985

Jack Herer publishes “The Emperor Wears No Clothes”

The Emperor Wears No Clothes is a non-fiction book about the history of cannabis hemp written by Jack Herer. Starting in 1973, the story begins when Herer takes the advice of his friend, “Captain” Ed Adair, and begins compiling tidbits of information about the Cannabis plant and its numerous uses, including as hemp and as a drug. After…

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Vote Hemp founded

May 4, 2000

Vote Hemp was founded in May of 2000 by hemp industry members including David Bronner, Erik Rothenberg, Eric Steenstra, Lloyd Hart and Eric Lineback

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