Brian Hill Senate Votes To Legalize Hemp And CBD Oil In Ohio By Karen Kasler • Mar 29, 2019 The Ohio Senate has voted unanimously to legalize hemp and related products, including CBD oil. Republican Lawmakers Set Up Panel To Study Lake Erie Algae Blooms By John Seewer • Aug 22, 2018 Aerial Associates Photography, Inc. by Zachary Haslic / NOAA Two Ohio lawmakers who criticized Gov. John Kasich's proposed farm regulations to combat Lake Erie's harmful algae blooms will lead a panel of legislators studying the lake's long-term health. Ohio's Puppy Mill Restrictions Could Set New National Standard By Associated Press • Jun 26, 2018 Minda Haas Kuhlmann / Flickr A legislative compromise aimed at reining in abuses by high-volume dog breeders while heading off a ballot effort to place puppy mill restrictions in the state's Constitution is headed to Gov. John Kasich.