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Virginia Senate Unanimously Passes Bill to Legalize Distribution of Medical Cannabis Oil

Last year Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffer signed legislation into law that legalized the possession and use of cannabis extracts that has at least at least 15% CBD (cannabidiol), and no more than 5% THC (delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol) or THCA (tetrahydrocannabinol acid), for those with epilepsy. However, the new law doesn’t allow for the production or distribution of …

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Virginia Governor Signs Medical Cannabis Bills Into Law

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffer has signed into law two measures which legalize the medical use of cannabis extracts for the treatment of epilepsy. Senate Bill 1235 and House Bill 1445 both include emergency clauses, meaning they’ll take effect immediately. The new law allows those with seizure disorders who receive a recommendation from a physician to possess …

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