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Young Girl, 7, Who Helped Legalize Cannabidiol in Wisconsin Passes Away

A young girl, 7, who became the face of the movement to legalize the cannabis compound cannabidiol in the State of Wisconsin, passed away on Sunday, leaving behind a legacy that will be remembered (and will benefit thousands) for years to come. Lydia Schaeffer suffered from a chromosome disorder called Kleefstra syndrome, in addition to …

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Wisconsin Governor Signs Medical Cannabis Extract Legalization Measure Into Law

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has signed Assembly Bill 726, a proposal to legalize cannabis extracts for medical purposes, into law. The measure was approved overwhelmingly by the state’s legislature, including being passed unanimously by the Senate. Under the new law, practitioners are authorized to recommend, as well as distribute, cannabis extract such as oil or tincture that’s …

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Wisconsin Senate Unanimously Votes to Legalize Medical Cannabis Extracts

With a unanimous vote, the Wisconsin Senate has passed Assembly Bill 726, a proposal to legalize cannabis extracts for medical purposes. The state’s House has already approved the measure, meaning it will now go to Governor Scott Walker for consideration. If signed into law by the governor, or allowed to become law without his signature, the proposal would …

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Wisconsin House Approves Medical Cannabis Bill

Wisconsin’s House of Representatives has passed a measure (Assembly Bill 726) to legalize the cannabis compound cannabidiol. The Senate is expected to vote on the proposal Tuesday. Under the proposed law, “A practitioner may dispense cannabidiol in a form without a psychoactive effect as a treatment for a seizure disorder or may provide an individual with a hard copy …

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