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Medical Marijuana

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Christie Willing To Consider Medical Pot Changes

He spoke about the issue Wednesday at a town hall meeting with the mother of a child who died in December of Dravet Syndrome, a rare and often fatal symptom of epilepsy that has been treated with marijuana.

04/09/2014

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New Poll Shows Pa. Voters Inching Toward Support For Same-Sex Marriage, Medical Marijuana

The issue of legalizing marijuana for medical use got the strongest and widest support, approved 87-to-14 percent in aggregate.

03/03/2014

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Poll: Pa. Majority In Favor Of Legalizing Medical Pot

A new poll shows that a large majority of Pennsylvania voters favor legalizing marijuana for medical purposes, but residents are divided over whether possession of even small amounts for recreational use should be legalized.

03/03/2014

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Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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Medical Marijuana Advocates Ask Harrisburg To Consider Updating Law

But a spokesman for the senate majority leader says the fact that a hearing was held does not indicate a groundswell of support for medical marijuana in the state senate.

01/28/2014

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Hearing On Pa. Medical Marijuana Bill Does Not Signal Support

The Senate Law and Justice Committee has scheduled a hearing for the last Tuesday of the month on a bill to allow marijuana use for medical purposes. The bill has seven co-sponsors, including one GOP Senator.

01/17/2014

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Failure To Act Forces Couple Who Got NJ Medical Marijuana Law Changed To Move

A North Jersey couple who helped change state law to get Medical Marijuana for their ailing toddler is pulling up stakes and moving to Colorado, so the child can get the help she needs.

12/27/2013

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Despite New Co-Sponsor, No Vote Likely For Pa. Medical Marijuana Bill

Democratic state Senator Daylin Leach – who’s also running for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 13th district – has long been a champion of legalizing marijuana. But this time, he says he’s picked up a Republican Senator who will co-sponsor his legislation to legalize marijuana for medical purposes.

11/15/2013

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South Jersey’s First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens For Business

Compassionate Care Foundation is tucked back in an industrial park in Egg Harbor Township. No walk-ins are allowed; it’s by appointment only.

10/28/2013

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NJ’s Second Medical Marijuana Dispensary Set To Open Monday

The facility, called the Compassionate Care Foundation and located in Egg Harbor Township, will be the first to serve South Jersey residents.

10/28/2013

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2nd NJ Medical Marijuana Facility Gets Approval

A second medical marijuana dispensary in New Jersey is scheduled to open later this month. It will be the first dispensary south of Trenton.

10/04/2013

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Planned Expansion On Soon To Open Medical Marijuana Facility In South Jersey

Operators of South Jersey’s first Medical Marijuana facility have yet to open their doors and they’re already planning to expand.

09/14/2013

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Medical Marijuana Facility Expected To Open in Bellmawr, NJ in February

Compassionate Sciences says it will be opening a facility in Bellmawr both for growing medical marijuana and for treating patients.

08/29/2013

Stigall Show Log 8.19.13

Chris reacts to the managerial change made on Friday by the Phillies and takes calls with Charlie Manuel. He also covers the funding battle for Philadelphia schools and Governor Chris Christie’s role in the New Jersey Senate campaign. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/19/2013

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Christie Wants Kids’ Access To Medical Pot Eased

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has agreed to give chronically ill children easier access to medical marijuana.

08/16/2013

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