Oct. 13, 2009 — A group of pro-hemp farmers was arrested for attempting to plant hemp seeds on the lawn of the DEA.

Farmers Arrested Planting Hemp On DEA Headquarters Lawn
By Ryan Grim

A group of civilly-disobedient hemp farmers and business leaders were arrested Tuesday morning while digging up the lawn to plant industrial hemp seeds at the headquarters of the Drug Enforcement Administration.

David Bronner, the president of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, a more than 60-year-old company that does tens of millions of dollars of business annually, was among those arrested.

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