Medical Marijuana

Republican Matt Baker (red tie) at Wednesday's hearing. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Medical Marijuana Tougher Sell In Pa. House

The latest hearing on the subject suggests supporters of legislation that would legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania have their work cut out in the State House.

04/09/2015

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Medical Marijuana Advocates Hope Proposed Changes Will Improve New Jersey Program

New Jersey legalized six marijuana dispensaries five years ago. Three are in business today, with a fourth set to open later this year.

04/04/2015

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New Jersey To Look At Adding Medical Marijuana Conditions

New Jersey is preparing to consider adding conditions that qualify patients for using medical marijuana, Health Commissioner Mary O’Dowd said Wednesday.

04/01/2015

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Pa. Lawmakers Hold Philadelphia Hearing On Medical Marijuana Legalization

Opinions differed among experts on whether the Pennsylvania legislature should join 23 other states in approving marijuana for medical use.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/24/2015

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Medical Marijuana In PA: Less If, More How

Support for legalization of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania is building, but what might the bill that the legislature sends that governor look like?

03/01/2015

Lebanon County Republican Mike Folmer (L) during a hearing on the issue of legalizing medical marijuana. (credit: Tony Romeo)

Key State Senator Aims To Move Forward Bill To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Pennsylvania

Lebanon County Republican Mike Folmer says he’s pushing full steam ahead with legislation to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania after a hearing on the issue Wednesday morning.

02/25/2015

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With New Governor Comes New Push To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Pennsylvania

With Governor Tom Wolf now in office, chances for approval of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania have improved considerably. The effort to enact a law started from the beginning again Tuesday in the new session of the legislature.

01/27/2015

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New Jersey Lets 4th Dispensary Grow Medical Marijuana

The Health Department issued the permit to Breakwater Alternative Treatment Center in Cranbury Township on Friday.

11/21/2014

Stigall Show Log 9.25.14

Chris talked about the media coverage of the gay couple assaulted in Center City, Shaneen Allen being offered pre-trial intervention, and President Obama’s address of the threat posed by ISIL at the United Nations. He also welcomed the Eagles Cheerleaders into the studio at 8:35.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/25/2014

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Despite Governor’s Objection, Pa. Senate OKs Medical Marijuana Bill

After an emotionally charged debate, Pennsylvania state senators passed legislation to legalize several forms of medical marijuana.

09/24/2014

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PA Senate Vote On Authorizing Medical Marijuana Expected Today

The state Senate today is expected to take what could be a historic vote on a bill to authorize the use of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania.

09/24/2014

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Princeton Worker Reportedly Told To Choose Between Medical Marijuana And His Job

Don DeZarn said he was told by Princeton officials that he could not use medicinal marijuana and work in his job as senior operations manager of campus dining.

09/02/2014

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Penn Study Claims Medical Marijuana Might Help Prevent Overdose Deaths

Medical marijuana can help ease patients’ pain, but apparently, it can also save lives.

08/27/2014

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A Local Family’s Fight For Medical Marijuana

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has one family’s story.

08/06/2014

(Irvin Rosenfeld shows his legally prescribed marijuana cigarettes during his testimony before the Pa. Senate's Law and Justice Committee.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Medical Marijuana Nearing a Vote in Pennsylvania Legislature

At a hearing on medical marijuana, the committee heard testimony from Irvin Rosenfeld, one of only a few people who get marijuana for medicinal purposes approved by the federal government.

06/10/2014

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