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Opponents fight against Kentucky’s recently approved medical cannabis bill

Opponents fight against Kentucky’s recently approved medical cannabis bill

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 9, 2020

As cannabis advocates eagerly await the Senate's decision on whether or not Kentucky's medical cannabis bill will be approved, opponents are raising their concerns. The legislation in question is House Bill 136, which flew through Kentucky's House on February 20, 2020. Reports have surfaced claiming that numerous professionals are fighting...

Medical cannabis bill approved by Kentucky House of Representatives

Medical cannabis bill approved by Kentucky House of Representatives

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

February 28, 2020

On February 20, the Kentucky House of Representatives approved a bill to legalize medical cannabis; 65 representatives voted in favor of the bill, while 30 voted in opposition. Never before has a medical cannabis bill progressed this far in the state of Kentucky, where it is still illegal to consume...

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