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Wisconsin Senate Votes 31 to 1 to Legalize Medical Cannabis Extracts

Wisconsin’s full Senate has given approval to a bill that would legalize the medical use of low-THC cannabis extracts. The vote on Senate Bill 10 was 31 to 1, with Senator Duey Stroebel casting the sole “No” vote. Under the proposed legislation, those who receive a recommendation from a physician would be allowed to possess …

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Wisconsin Senate Committee Unanimously Passes Measure to Legalize Marijuana-Derived Cannabidiol

A Wisconsin Senate committee has voted unanimously to legalize the medical use of cannabis oil that doesn’t contain THC. The Senate Judiciary Committee passed Senate Bill 10 with a 4 to 0 vote. It now moves towards a vote in the full Senate, where its passage would send it to the House of Representatives. Passage …

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Poll: 59% of Wisconsin Voters Believe Cannabis Should be Legal

According to new polling conducted by Marquette Law School, a strong majority of voters in Wisconsin support legalizing cannabis and regulating it similarly to alcohol. The poll asked the following question: “When it comes to marijuana, some people think that the drug should be fully legalized and regulated like alcohol. Do you agree or disagree …

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Legislation to Legalize Cannabis Filed in Wisconsin

Wisconsin State Representative Melissa Sargent (D-Madison) has filed legislation (LRB-0188) to legalize the possession and personal cultivation of cannabis for everyone 21 and older. “Marijuana prohibition has not worked for Wisconsin”, Representative Sargent said in a Monday press release. “Ending this prohibition in our state would promote personal freedom and liberty, create financial opportunity, and …

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