Kansas: Wichita marijuana proponents to try again to reform pot penalties - Cannabis News

Wichita residents will likely get another chance at a ballot initiative to lower the penalty for small-time possession of marijuana.

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Kansas: Wichita marijuana proponents to try again to reform pot penalties - Cannabis News

Wichita residents will likely get another chance at a ballot initiative to lower the penalty for small-time possession of marijuana.

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Kansas Lawmakers Advance Proposal to Promote Industrial Hemp

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators who have resisted proposals to legalize marijuana for medical use are advancing a proposal aimed at making the state an industrial hemp powerhouse.

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Kansas Lawmakers Advance Proposal to Promote Industrial Hemp

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators who have resisted proposals to legalize marijuana for medical use are advancing a proposal aimed at making the state an industrial hemp powerhouse.

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Kansas Senate panel gives green light to medical cannabis bill – Cannabis News

A Kansas Senate committee approved a bill Thursday that would allow doctors and physicians to prescribe and dispense “non-intoxicating” medicine derived from marijuana.

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Kansas Senate panel gives green light to medical cannabis bill – Cannabis News

A Kansas Senate committee approved a bill Thursday that would allow doctors and physicians to prescribe and dispense “non-intoxicating” medicine derived from marijuana.

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Lack of medical marijuana causing Kansans to leave state – Cannabis News

WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - A bill being pushed by a Kansas state senator from Kansas City to legalize marijuana for medical purposes was heard in committee on Monday.

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Lack of medical marijuana causing Kansans to leave state – Cannabis News

WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - A bill being pushed by a Kansas state senator from Kansas City to legalize marijuana for medical purposes was heard in committee on Monday.

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Kansas reduces penalties for marijuana possession – Marijuana News

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – A measure approved by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback reduces some penalties for marijuana possession.

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Kansans rally for medical marijuana in Topeka – Marijuana News

TOPEKA - Supporters of medical marijuana rallied in the Capitol Rotunda on Wednesday to protest a bill that they say would make it harder for epilepsy sufferers to get hemp-based remedies.

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Kansans rally for medical marijuana in Topeka – Marijuana News

TOPEKA - Supporters of medical marijuana rallied in the Capitol Rotunda on Wednesday to protest a bill that they say would make it harder for epilepsy sufferers to get hemp-based remedies.

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Kansas lawmakers to consider marijuana, medical hemp bills – Marijuana News

TOPEKA, KAN. - Kansas Democratic Rep. John Wilson never thought he'd take up marijuana as a legislative cause, but the struggles of a family in his district to get medical hemp preparations to treat their son's seizures changed his mind.

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Kansas marijuana advocate sues state over son’s removal from home – Marijuana News

The Garden City mother who has become a face of the medicinal marijuana legalization movement in Kansas is suing the state and some of the agencies involved in questioning and removing her 11-year-old son from her home last spring after he spoke up about her cannabis use at school.

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Kansas marijuana advocate sues state over son’s removal from home – Marijuana News

The Garden City mother who has become a face of the medicinal marijuana legalization movement in Kansas is suing the state and some of the agencies involved in questioning and removing her 11-year-old son from her home last spring after he spoke up about her cannabis use at school.

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Kansas Marijuana Activist Banda Still Plans To File Civil Rights Suit – Marijuana News

A Garden City mother facing criminal drug charges said this week that she still intends to file a lawsuit in federal court asserting a constitutional right to use marijuana to treat her Crohn’s disease.

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Kansas Supreme Court strikes down Wichita marijuana ballot case – Marijuana News

Wichita’s marijuana ballot initiative has been struck down by the Kansas Supreme Court.

The case, which pitted the city against the state, hinged on whether the initiative conflicted with statewide laws prohibiting marijuana possession and whether activists complied with the requirements for ballot initiatives.

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Kansas holds children of Colorado veteran who uses medical marijuana – Marijuana News

Raymond Schwab, an honorably discharged veteran, moved to Colorado last year to get treated for post-traumatic stress and chronic pain with medical marijuana. He didn't expect Kansas would take his children in return.

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Kansas Attempting to Prove Colorado Marijuana is Wreaking Havoc on State – Marijuana News

Image: Kansas Highway Patrol Facebook Page via Westword.com

Last month, the federal government sided with Colorado in a lawsuit filed with the U.S. Supreme Court by Oklahoma and Nebraska, which claim that Colorado's marijuana laws should be dismantled due to residual harm being caused across state lines. Kansas hasn't joined the suit, but its attorney general, Derek Schmidt, appears to be gathering evidence that would bolster the case being made by these states.

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Kansas Attempting to Prove Colorado Marijuana is Wreaking Havoc on State – Marijuana News

Image: Kansas Highway Patrol Facebook Page via Westword.com

Last month, the federal government sided with Colorado in a lawsuit filed with the U.S. Supreme Court by Oklahoma and Nebraska, which claim that Colorado's marijuana laws should be dismantled due to residual harm being caused across state lines. Kansas hasn't joined the suit, but its attorney general, Derek Schmidt, appears to be gathering evidence that would bolster the case being made by these states.

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Kansas mom facing pot charges waives preliminary hearing – Marijuana News

Garden City mother Shona Banda. File image: Wichita Eagle

A Garden City mother who faces five marijuana-related charges waived her preliminary hearing Monday when she found out the state wanted her 11-year-old son to testify against her, according to a Facebook post by her defense attorney.

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