Connecticut Senate Approves Bill to Allow Use of Medical Marijuana – Litchfield County Times

Posted on: May 5th, 2012 by admin No Comments

By Shannon Young Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Senate granted final approval early Saturday to a bill that would allow the use of medical marijuana and includes strict regulations for the cultivation and distribution in an attempt to avoid problems other states have run into when legalizing the plant for medical use.

CT aims to avoid medical marijuana woes – Austin News

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut lawmakers’ approval of the use of medical marijuana includes strict regulations for the cultivation and distribution in an attempt to avoid problems other states have run into when legalizing the plant for medical use

Senate Passes Medical Marijuana Bill – CBS Local

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(credit: www.cga.ct.gov/capitoltours) By SHANNON YOUNG Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The Connecticut Senate granted final approval early Saturday to a bill that would allow the use of medical marijuana and includes strict regulations for the cultivation and distribution in an attempt to avoid problems other states have run into when legalizing the plant for medical use

Conn. Senate continues medical marijuana debate – Washington Examiner

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HARTFORD, Conn.

Conn. marijuana bill proposes strict regulations – NECN

Posted on: May 4th, 2012 by admin No Comments

Since California passed the country’s first medical marijuana law in 1996, states with such measures have struggled with disorganization and clashes with the federal government, which considers the drug illegal and of no medicinal value.

Medical marijuana advocate pleads guilty to federal drug charge – Billings Gazette

Posted on: May 4th, 2012 by admin No Comments

An activist who long advocated for strict regulation of Montana’s once-booming medical marijuana industry pleaded guilty Thursday to a federal drug charge. “I’m an honest person. I plead guilty,” Tom Daubert told U.S.

Missouri’s Campaign To Legalize Medical Marijuana Is Still Chugging Along – THE Weed Blog (blog)

Posted on: April 29th, 2012 by admin No Comments

I was sad to see several news outlets report that Show-Me Cannabis had given up its campaign to legalize medical marijuana in Missouri. It is absolutely false! The Show-Me Cannabis campaign is alive and kicking in Missouri.

Marijuana: Initiative 70 would make pot use a right, regulate it like tobacco – Westword (blog)

Posted on: April 27th, 2012 by admin No Comments

Last Friday, the Cannabis Alliance for Regulation and Education began collecting signatures for Initiative 70 , the third legalization measure to be proposed for the November elections. We caught up with spokesman Rico Colibri, who broke down his proposal and why he feels it is Colorado’s best option for ending cannabis prohibition in 2012. Initiative 70 is definitely not a clone of Amendment 64, the Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol plan , which has already been approved for the November ballot

Canadian Mayors Sign Letter In Support Of Ending Marijuana Prohibition – eNews Park Forest

Posted on: April 27th, 2012 by admin No Comments

Mayors From British Columbia Sign Letter In Support Of Legalizing Marijuana OREGON–(ENEWSPF)–April 27, 2012. The letter is addressed to B.C. Premier Christy Clark, NDP Leader Adrian Dix and Conservative Leader John Cummins, and is signed by Vancouver’s Gregor Robertson Burnaby’s Derek Corrigan, North Vancouver mayor Darrell Mussatto, Lake Country mayor James Baker, Armstrong mayor Chris Pieper, Metchosin mayor John Ranns, Enderby mayor Howie Cyr, and Vernon mayor Robert Sawatzky.

Legalize marijuana, eight B.C. mayors tell government – The Province

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The call to end marijuana prohibition is now being made by a coalition of B.C. mayors

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