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Minnesota House Approves Medical Cannabis Measure, Governor Announces Support

Minnesota’s full House of Representatives approved a a proposal today with an 86 to 39 vote to establish a medical cannabis study. Shortly after the vote Governor Mark Dayton announced that he would be willing to sign the measure into law if sent to him. The proposal will now head to the state’s Senate. After …

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Medical Cannabis Legalization Bill Approved by Minnesota Senate

Minnesota’s Senate has voted 48 to 18 in favor of Senate Bill 1641, a proposal to legalize medical cannabis. The over 2/3rds vote in favor of the measure represents enough support to override a veto from the state’s governor, who is not in support of the move. Under the proposed law, the possession of up to 2.5 ounces of cannabis would be legal …

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Minnesota Senate Judiciary Committee Votes to Legalize Medical Cannabis

The Minnesota Senate Judiciary Committee has voted in favor of legalizing medical cannabis, including medical cannabis dispensaries. By approving Senate Bill 1641, which was approved last week by the Senate Health, Human Services and Housing Committee, and yesterday by the Senate State and Local Government Committee, the Judiciary Committee sends the measure to the full Senate. …

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Medical Cannabis Legalization Bill Approved by Minnesota Senate Committee

Minnesota’s State and Local Government Committee has approved Senate Bill 1641, a measure to legalize medical cannabis. The proposal was approved last week by the Senate Health, Human Services and Housing Committee, and is expected to be heard tomorrow by the Senate Judiciary Committee.  Under the proposed law, the possession of up to 2.5 ounces of cannabis would …

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Minnesota Senate Committee Votes to Legalize Medical Cannabis

A proposal to legalize medical cannabis has been approved by Minnesota’s Senate Health, Human Services and Housing Committee. The committee approved the measure with a 7 to 3 vote. If approved into law, Senate Bill 1641 would legalize the possession of up to 2.5 ounces of cannabis to those with a qualifying condition – such …

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