Medical Marijuana Legalization

Medical Marijuana Opponents Launch Attack Ads in Florida

Medical Marijuana Opponents Launch Attack Ads in Florida

This week, Floridians may start seeing television ads opposing Amendment 2, which would legalize medical marijuana.  Drug Free Florida is sponsoring the new ads, which cost $1.5 million. The...
Medical Marijuana May Be on OK Ballot

Medical Marijuana May Be on OK Ballot

On Friday, medical marijuana advocates filed notice with the Oklahoma Secretary of State’s Office that they are trying to get a proposed measure onto the November election ballot. Now...
Nevada Officially Legalizes Sale of Medical Marijuana

Nevada Officially Legalizes Sale of Medical Marijuana

On Tuesday, the sale, growing, testing, and taxing of medical marijuana officially became legal in Nevada.  Despite the fact that the state’s new medical marijuana plan is in place,...
Kentucky House Committee Passes Medical Marijuana Measure

Kentucky House Committee Passes Medical Marijuana Measure

On Tuesday, a measure to legalize medical marijuana in Kentucky passed a House committee.  Advocates are hopeful as the bill moves to a full house vote. The bill, sponsored...
Majority of Minnesotans Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

Majority of Minnesotans Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

A new poll conducted by Star Tribune Minnesota shows that 51% of Minnesota voters support medical marijuana legalization.  Only 41% oppose a change in state marijuana laws.  Only 30%...
Medical Marijuana Bills Introduced in Florida

Medical Marijuana Bills Introduced in Florida

On Monday, two Florida lawmakers introduced identical bills to legalize medical marijuana in the 2014 legislative session.  Senators Joe Saunders and Jeff Clemens introduced the bills that would pre-empt...
Majority of Kentuckians Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

Majority of Kentuckians Support Medical Marijuana Legalization

A recent Courier Journal Bluegrass Poll found 52% of Kentuckians to be in favor of legalizing marijuana for medical purposes.  37% of those polled opposed medical marijuana while 12%...
Senate Majority Leader Supports Medical Marijuana

Senate Majority Leader Supports Medical Marijuana

On Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told the Las Vegas Sun that he supports medical marijuana legalization.  This makes Reid one of the United States’ highest ranking elected...
Wyoming Representative Plans to Introduce Medical Marijuana Legalization Bill

Wyoming Representative Plans to Introduce Medical Marijuana Legalization Bill

Wyoming Representative Sue Wallis has announced that she plans to introduce a marijuana marijuana legalization bill at the start of the next legislative session. Wallis said she became aware...
Kentucky State Senator Pushes For Medical Marijuana

Kentucky State Senator Pushes For Medical Marijuana

Louisville, Ky. State Senator Perry Clark has introduced a bill for the 2014 legislative session that would legalize the recommendation and use of medical marijuana in the Bluegrass State....