Once the Pennsylvania bill takes effect, nearly half of the states across the US will allow legal medical marijuana.

Pennsylvania could soon become the 24th state to legalize medical marijuana.

On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania House passed an amended version of a Senate-passed medical marijuana bill, and the Senate and Gov. Tom Wolf have signaled that they will soon approve the legislation, turning it into law.

The Marijuana Policy Project, which supports legalization, summarized the bill: SB 3 would allow patients with qualifying conditions to use and safely access medical cannabis with their physicians' recommendations.

Click here to read the complete article

German Lopez ~ Vox.com ~

Recent News Articles

Sunday August 18

Weed From Well-Known Lifestyle Brands Is Next Stage of Legal Cannabis

in Shopping

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

In July, to commemorate their first anniversary, a Colorado couple in their 30s wanted a…

164 hits

Monday August 19

Top Trending Cannabis Strains for College-Aged Consumers

in Cannabis News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

In some places, the legal age to consume cannabis is 18 with a medical card;…

642 hits

Monday August 19

‘The system is swamped.’ Canada can’t keep up with requests to study cannabis

in Medical News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

The Canadian government is scrambling to respond to a glut of license applications for cannabis…

335 hits

Tuesday August 20

Wasn’t the DEA Going to Let Others Grow Research-Grade Cannabis?

in Science

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

Arizona-based researcher Dr. Sue Sisley is spearheading an extraordinary lawsuit against the U.S. Drug Enforcement…

172 hits

Tuesday August 20

California’s legal marijuana will outsell the black market in 5 years, forecast says

in U.S. News

by Bruce Kennedy - Editor in Chief

California’s black market for marijuana still rakes in more cash than the state’s legal cannabis…

177 hits