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Nebraskans could vote on medical cannabis under constitutional amendment proposed in Legislature - Cannabis News

A state senator wants Nebraska voters to have a choice on medical cannabis.

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Nebraska Legislative Committee Passes Medical Marijuana Bill – Cannabis News

The Medical Cannabis Act has made its way past the first hurdle of many on the road to becoming law in Nebraska.

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Omaha partner in hemp-processing firm urges lawmakers to OK plant's farming in Nebraska – Cannabis News

LINCOLN — Hemp may grow wild across Nebraska, but if you want to make clothing or other products out of the industrial cousin of marijuana, you’ll have to buy it cultivated from Canada.

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Medical marijuana bill to be proposed again in Nebraska legislature – Cannabis News

After raising a heated debate in the Nebraska legislature in its past two sessions, medical marijuana will again be a point of interest in the Capitol when Sen. Anna Wishart of Lincoln proposes a bill to legalize medical marijuana in the state of Nebraska.

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Medical marijuana will get another chance in Nebraska Legislature – Cannabis News

LINCOLN — Nebraska finds itself in rarefied air when it comes to medical marijuana.

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University of Nebraska Lincoln experiments with hemp as possible alternative for struggling farmers – Cannabis News

Cannabis is legally grown in Nebraska except the garden serves a much different purpose from the typical assumption.

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Nebraska group fights to legalize marijuana with new petitioning office – Cannabis News

OMAHA (FOX42KPTM) — Nebraska residents will get to vote on whether to make marijuana legal in their state two years from now, that's if one group has its way.

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University of Nebraska-Lincoln launches hemp research – Cannabis News

After months of paperwork and navigating bureaucratic red tape, University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have planted their first crop of legal hemp.

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Marijuana Party candidates could appear on Nebraska ballot – Cannabis News

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Those not happy with their choices for president this November could find another option on the Nebraska ballot: the Marijuana Party.

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Nebraska group attempting to legalize marijuana by forming new political party – Marijuana News

OMAHA, Neb. — A different political tactic is being taken by local marijuana supporters. Rather than mount a challenging petition drive to put the issue in front of voters, they're attempting to form a new political party.

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Nebraska AG warns of consequences of legalizing marijuana in Nebraska – Marijuana News

 Nebraska State Capitol in Lincoln. Image: Ammodramus via Wikimedia

LINCOLN — Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson urged the state to stand firm against the legalization of recreational marijuana, citing concern for the health of young people and public safety of all Nebraskans.

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