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Utah House of Representatives approves “hijacked” medical cannabis bill

Utah House of Representatives approves “hijacked” medical cannabis bill

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 9, 2020

A ballot measure titled "Utah Proposition Number 2" – A.K.A. the "Utah Medical Cannabis Act" – passed in 2018. This ultimately led to the rollout of Utah's medical cannabis market. However, the rollout was not without its speed bumps; it has taken over a year for the first dispensary to open its do...

What’s next for Utah after approving medical cannabis

What’s next for Utah after approving medical cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

November 19, 2018

An initiative has been approved by voters to permit medical cannabis in Utah. The Medical Marijuana Initiative, better known as “Utah Proposition 2,” was featured on the ballot in Utah as an initiated state statute on November 6, 2018. Utah Proposition 2 led by a margin of 53 percent to 47 percent, ...

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