Medical Marijuana

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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

Stigall Show Log 5.2.14

Chris discusses the latest emails released on Benghazi and Tom Corbett’s decision to change course on medical marijuana. He talks to Phillies Broadcaster Scott Franzke, comedian Rob Schneider, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, and CBS 3’s Beasley Reece.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/02/2014

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Corbett Softens Stance on Medical Marijuana To Treat Childhood Disorders

A Corbett spokeswoman says the governor’s proposal, which would need legislative approval, would represent a tightly controlled, targeted approach.

05/01/2014

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Corbett Backs Marijuana Extract To Treat Children

Gov. Tom Corbett is changing his position on medical marijuana and is backing the legalization of a marijuana extract to treat severe seizures in children.

05/01/2014

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Accusing Gov. Corbett of Stonewalling, Medical Marijuana Proponents Threaten Sit-In

Christine Brann, of Hershey, Pa. (at microphone in photo), is the mother of a young son with a severe form of epilepsy. She believes medical marijuana is the only course of treatment left to her son.

04/28/2014

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