Medical Marijuana

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Take the (Anonymous!) Philly Mag Pot Poll

Earlier this month, Philadelphia became the largest city in the United States to decriminalize marijuana. We want to know what you think about efforts to […]

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Meet Mike Whiter, Recipient of Philly’s First Marijuana Citation

As of this morning, Philadelphia is the largest city in the country to decriminalize marijuana. You’ll now receive a $100 fine for smoking in public […]

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Medical Marijuana Stalled for Now

The Patriot-News reports that the Pennsylvania House’s Republican leadership won’t bring a medical marijuana bill to the floor this fall.

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Bill Doesn’t Go Far Enough

It seemed like a victory on Wednesday when the Pennsylvania Senate passed a medical marijuana bill. It passed the Senate by a wide margin, 43-7. […]

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Pa. Senate Approves Medical Marijuana

The Pennsylvania Senate on Wednesday passed a bill permitting medical marijuana in the state — despite the objections of Gov.Tom Corbett. Here’s what they’re saying […]

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Another Pa. Republican Supports Medical Marijuana

Newsworks reports that Rep. Mike Vereb, R-Montgomery, has come out in favor of medical marijuana — an about-face he said came as the result of […]

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Pa. Lawmakers to Consider Medical Marijuana Next Week

Pennsylvania Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi says his chamber will begin discussing a medical marijuana bill when the legislature convenes next week.

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Penn Study: Medical Marijuana Saves Lives

Medical marijuana saves lives. A new study from Penn researchers shows that states where medical marijuana is legal see lower rates of overdoses from opioid […]

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Marijuana-Growing Course Coming to Atlantic City

Now that medical marijuana is legal in New Jersey, a California-based school is headed to Atlantic City to teach future cannabis entrepreneurs how to grow […]

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Pa. Republican Introduces Federal Bill to Legalize Medical Marijuana

The Patriot-News reports that U.S. Rep. Scott Perry, a conservative York County Republican, is introducing a federal bill that would legalize a marijuana oil extract […]

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Poll: 84 Percent of Pennsylvanians Approve of Medical Marijuana

Despite continued resistance from Gov. Tom Corbett on medical marijuana — he supports only a cannabidiol extract — Pennsylvanians clearly have no problem with medical […]

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Corbett Will Support Marijuana Extract to Treat Sick Children

AP reports: “Gov. Tom Corbett has changed his position on medical marijuana policy and now supports the legalization of a marijuana extract to treat severe seizures in children, his office said Thursday. […]

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WATCH: First TV Ad for Marijuana Airing in New Jersey

While New Jersey’s medical marijuana law may have its faults, marijuana is available for qualified patients in the Garden State. And now it has its […]

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Critics Say Jersey Medical Marijuana Program Not Working

New Jersey 101.5 reports that two Democratic senators say the state’s medical marijuana program is over-regulated.