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Gov. Quinn Signs Bill to Expand Access to Medical Marijuana in Illinois

The new law allows people suffering from seizure disorders to access medical marijuana if their doctors recommend it.

17 hours ago

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Medical Marijuana Rules Before Illinois Committee

Not a single marijuana seed has been planted in Illinois’ pilot medical cannabis program.

07/15/2014

Daryl and Patricia Bertrand of Ozark are featured on a pro-marijuana billboard on the westbound side of I-44 between the West Bypass and Chestnut Expressway exits. Photo: Valerie Mosley/News-Leader

Missouri Couple Appear on Billboard for Marijuana

A southwest Missouri man who’s featured with his wife on a billboard supporting legalization of marijuana says the drug helped him deal with spinal disorders.

06/16/2014

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Illinois Investors Jump into Marijuana Business

Investors around Illinois are jockeying for positions in the marijuana business as they wait for the state’s new medical marijuana law to kick in.

06/16/2014

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Illinois Officials to Review Pot Farm Request

While state lawmakers have approved medical marijuana in Illinois, to date no prescriptions have been written.

06/02/2014

Senator Eric Schmitt with his wife Jaime and their three children, Stephen, Sophia, and Olivia (Photo: schmittforsenate.com)

Mo. Senator Fights for Hemp Oil Bill for Severe Epilepsy Patients

Mo. Sen. Eric Schmitt pushes for a hemp oil bill that potentially could help severe epilepsy patients, including his son.

05/06/2014

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Missouri Lawmakers Pass Cannabis Extract Bill

The vote came after Sen. Eric Schmitt gave an impassioned speech about his son, who has epilepsy.

05/01/2014

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Medical Marijuana Legal in Ill., But Not Yet Available

Medical marijuana is now legal in the state of Illinois, but it may not be until the end of the year that it’s available to the people.

04/25/2014

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Missouri House Passes Cannabis Extract Legislation

The bill would allow use of a cannabis extract by people whose epilepsy is not relieved by other types of treatments.

04/24/2014

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Illinois Tweaks Medical Marijuana Law

One big change is lowering the price for a medical marijuana card.

04/22/2014

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