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Local lawmakers will steer medical marijuana debate this session

Local lawmakers will steer medical marijuana debate this session
Democratic state Sen. Darren Soto said medical marijuana should be settled in the Legislature so it doesn't resurface at the ballot box. "It's better that we get ahead of this thing, and from the standpoint that it takes away a political issue for the …
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Seniors sway medical marijuana debate in Florida
Update: Florida's medical marijuana initiative was defeated. It received 58 percent of the vote but needed 60 percent to pass. PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. — The debate over legalizing medical marijuana in Florida constantly generates talk of young people …
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Board hears debate over reclassification of marijuana
Last year, the Iowa legislature approved a limited law allowing possession of cannabis oil for people with severe epilepsy, but when medical marijuana cards are handed out early next year, the cards will not provide protection from prosecution in other …
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