Medical marijuana vote coming in final week of June

According to the committee chairman and the prime sponsor of the bill, a Senate proposal to allow for a medicinal marijuana extract will likely be brought up for a vote in the final week of June.

“I’m going to try to schedule a vote on that next week,” Sen. Charles McIlhinney (R-Bucks) told The PLS Reporter. He chairs the Senate Law and Justice Committee, where the bill currently sits awaiting action.

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Wednesday, June 18, 2014/Author: Jason Gottesman
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VIDEO: Sen. Folmer advocates for his medical marijuana legislation

VIDEO: Sen. Folmer advocates for his medical marijuana legislation

The PLS Reporter caught up with Sen. Mike Folmer (R-Lebanon) about the progress of his SB 1182, the medical use of cannabis. 

Wednesday, June 18, 2014/Author: Alanna Koll
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VIDEO: McIlhinney discusses progress of liquor reform, medical marijuana

VIDEO: McIlhinney discusses progress of liquor reform, medical marijuana

Senate Law and Justice Committee Chair Charles McIlhinney discusses progress being made with a liquor reform bill and a medical cannabis bill within his committee. 

Wednesday, June 18, 2014/Author: Alanna Koll
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Sit in to Occur if Governor Refuses Meeting with Medical Marijuana Advocates

Sit in to Occur if Governor Refuses Meeting with Medical Marijuana Advocates

Six months of waiting is too long for Sen. Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery) and advocates of medical marijuana who today vowed to sit in the governor’s outer office if he refuses to set up a meeting with them by May 2.

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Monday, April 28, 2014/Author: The PLS Reporter
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MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION URGED AT MONDAY RALLY

MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION URGED AT MONDAY RALLY

Some call it cannabis, some call it marijuana, some call it a gateway drug, while others call it a natural resource that has numerous health benefits. No matter what you call it, organizers of a rally that packed the Capitol’s Main Rotunda Monday morning called for it to be legalized.

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Monday, March 31, 2014/Author: The PLS Reporter
Categories: News and Views
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