February 24, 2015 by · Leave a Comment
Palm Beach Post (blog)Bill would legalize pot for personal use in FloridaPalm Beach Post (blog)SB 528, sponsored by Sen. Jeff Brandes, R-St. Petersburg, touches on the smokability issue but may not have gone far enough for law enforcement and some lawmakers – who see smokeable medical marijuana as a gateway to legalized pot for personal use.
February 16, 2015 by · Leave a Comment
DesMoinesRegister.comIowa Democrats push for bill to allow production, distribution of medical …KCCI Des MoinesDuring his weekly press conference on Monday, Branstad said he doesn't know if any additional medical marijuana legislation will pass this session. He did say that he is open to working with the state of Illinois to allow Iowans to travel there to …Patients seek legal marijuana for more ailmentsDesMoinesRegister.comIowans plead for expanded medical marijuana programKCRGIowans urge lawmakers to expand medical marijuana programQuad City TimesThe State -Waterloo Cedar Falls Courierall 172 news articles »
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New Mexico Political ReportMarijuana Legalization Proposal Advances in New MexicoThe Daily ChronicSANTA FE, NM – Today, for the first time in history, a legislative committee voted in favor of taxing and regulating marijuana in New Mexico. On a vote of 5-4 New Mexico State Senator Gerald Ortiz y Pino's (D-12-Bernalillo) Senate Joint Resolution 2 …Senate Rules OKs Marijuana AmendmentSanta Fe New Mexican.com (blog)Senate committee passes marijuana legalizationNew Mexico Political Reportall 7 news articles »
February 10, 2015 by · Leave a Comment
WHSVVa. House to Vote on Medical Marijuana BillWHSVHARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — On Tuesday, the House of Delegates will vote on a bill which would allow for the use of medical marijuana to treat epilepsy. Earlier in this legislative session, the Senate passed its version of the bill. If the House …Another medical marijuana law proposedWTSP 10 NewsState Rep. Greg Steube files medical marijuana bill in Florida HouseBradenton HeraldMedical marijuana bill opposed by Florida Sheriffs AssociationSuwannee DemocratWWSB ABC 7 -New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog) -Miami New Times (blog)all 27 news articles »
Tucson Weekly, 05 Feb 2015 – State Lawmaker Is Interested in Growing Industrial Hemp in Arizona State Sen. Lynne Pancrazi, a Democrat from Yuma, recently introduced a bill asking for the creation of an industrial hemp study committee to examine the economic opportunities associated with the industry.