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Missouri Legislative Leaders Support Limited Medical Marijuana

Some Missouri state legislators are talking about decriminalizing marijuana—at least medical marijuana, on a very limited basis.

04/06/2014

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Missouri Senate Panel Weighs Medical Marijuana

The Senate committee is considering legislation to legalize marijuana use by patients diagnosed by a physician with a debilitating medical condition.

04/02/2014

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Should Missouri Legalize Marijuana?

That was the topic a panel of five experts discussed Monday night at Harris Stowe St. University.

03/25/2014

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Ill. Agencies Propose Rules For Pot Dispensaries

The departments of Revenue, Agriculture and Financial and Professional Regulation posted draft rules online to address how dispensaries and cultivation centers will be regulated and taxed.

02/08/2014

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Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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Illinois Pot Stores May Be Cash Only

Even though lawmakers and Gov. Pat Quinn approved last summer the use of cannabis for certain medical conditions, selling and buying it remains a federal offense.

01/25/2014

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Medical Marijuana Arrives in Illinois

The law calls for 60 dispensaries, distributed around the state by population, and 22 pot farms, officially known as cultivation centers.

12/31/2013

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Some Medical Marijuana Questions Answered

Patients with serious illnesses such as cancer will be able to legally use medical marijuana in Illinois when a new law takes effect next year. But that’s not the only change the state is likely to see.

10/12/2013

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Advocate for Medical Marijuana in Illinois Not Eligible

A seriously ill woman who’d lobbied to legalize medical marijuana in Illinois won’t be eligible to get it herself because of a drug charge.

09/02/2013

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Quinn To Take Up Medical Marijuana Bill Today

Gov. Pat Quinn is poised to sign legislation that would make Illinois the 20th state nationwide to legalize marijuana for medical use (HB1).

07/31/2013

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