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Georgia medical marijuana expansion bill signed into law - Cannabis News

Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law Tuesday a measure that expands the state’s medical marijuana program.

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Georgia medical marijuana expansion bill signed into law - Cannabis News

Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law Tuesday a measure that expands the state’s medical marijuana program.

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80 percent of North Carolinians want medical marijuana legalized, poll says - Cannabis News

North Carolinians overwhelmingly want to see medical marijuana legalized, according to a new Elon University poll.

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80 percent of North Carolinians want medical marijuana legalized, poll says - Cannabis News

North Carolinians overwhelmingly want to see medical marijuana legalized, according to a new Elon University poll.

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State of the Leaf: California Has New Regs, Arkansas Has Reciprocity, and Florida Allows No Leaf - Cannabis News

A roundup of U.S. and international cannabis politics.

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State of the Leaf: California Has New Regs, Arkansas Has Reciprocity, and Florida Allows No Leaf - Cannabis News

A roundup of U.S. and international cannabis politics.

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Georgia Lawmaker Deals Cannabis Oil in Shadows of the Law – Cannabis News

MACON, Ga. (AP) -- Once a month, a cardboard box from Colorado appears at the office of a conservative Christian lawmaker in central Georgia, filled with derivatives of marijuana, to be distributed around the state in the shadows of the law.

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Georgia Lawmaker Deals Cannabis Oil in Shadows of the Law – Cannabis News

MACON, Ga. (AP) -- Once a month, a cardboard box from Colorado appears at the office of a conservative Christian lawmaker in central Georgia, filled with derivatives of marijuana, to be distributed around the state in the shadows of the law.

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Arkansas Governor signs 12 marijuana bills, more on his desk - Cannabis News

A slew of bills modifying the state’s nascent medical marijuana program have been signed into law by Gov. Asa Hutchinson over the past two weeks.

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Georgia House passes medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

ATLANTA -- A bill to expand treatments eligible for medical marijuana overwhelmingly passed the Georgia House of Representatives Tuesday.

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Georgia House passes medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

ATLANTA -- A bill to expand treatments eligible for medical marijuana overwhelmingly passed the Georgia House of Representatives Tuesday.

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'A plant that God made,' South Carolina conservatives supporting medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Rep. Eric Bedingfield once shunned all marijuana use, but when his eldest son's six-year struggle with opioid addiction ended with his overdose a year ago, the conservative Republican co-sponsored medical cannabis legislation.

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'A plant that God made,' South Carolina conservatives supporting medical marijuana bill - Cannabis News

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Rep. Eric Bedingfield once shunned all marijuana use, but when his eldest son's six-year struggle with opioid addiction ended with his overdose a year ago, the conservative Republican co-sponsored medical cannabis legislation.

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Four-year old Georgia boy ‘different child’ on cannabis oil – Cannabis News

BROOKHAVEN, Ga. - Cannabis oil has become part of Georgia mom Julianne Martin's new routine.

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Compromise reached over expanding Georgia’s medical marijuana law – Cannabis News

Lawmakers appear to have reached a compromise Thursday that would expand Georgia’s medical marijuana law.

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Compromise reached over expanding Georgia’s medical marijuana law – Cannabis News

Lawmakers appear to have reached a compromise Thursday that would expand Georgia’s medical marijuana law.

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Virginia Gov. McAuliffe expected to sign marijuana reforms – Cannabis News

RICHMOND – Virginia probably will ease up a bit in its laws against marijuana by making it easier for epilepsy patients to obtain cannabis extract oils and by relaxing the penalty for people caught with small amounts of marijuana.

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Virginia Gov. McAuliffe expected to sign marijuana reforms – Cannabis News

RICHMOND – Virginia probably will ease up a bit in its laws against marijuana by making it easier for epilepsy patients to obtain cannabis extract oils and by relaxing the penalty for people caught with small amounts of marijuana.

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Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson clarifies: He only supports rescheduling cannabis oil - Cannabis News

Updated: A spokeswoman for U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson clarified that the Republican only supports rescheduling cannabis oil under the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s system, not marijuana more broadly.

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Alabama's slow embrace of medical marijuana – Cannabis News

Unlike most states, Alabama does not allow the medical use of marijuana. But the state has recently passed laws allowing the use of some marijuana-derived extracts that can't get you high.

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