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There will be no more threat of prison penalties and high fines in the state of Illinois for defendants who are found to be in possession of 10 grams or less of marijuana. On Friday, July 29, Governor Bruce Rauner … Continue reading

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A new study conducted by AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has found that the current legal blood limits in place for marijuana are not an accurate way to measure whether a person is too impaired to drive. The study concluded even … Continue reading

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November saw the long-awaited launch of the Illinois medical marijuana program. The Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act was signed into law in August 2013 and went into effect on January 1, 2014. After almost two years of bureaucratic … Continue reading

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According to a report recently presented to the Illinois legislature, the average person who seeks a medical marijuana prescription from their physician is an older woman suffering from either cancer or fibromyalgia, and most likely resides somewhere in Cook County. … Continue reading

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As the federal and state lawmakers struggle with the debate on legalizing marijuana – especially in light of the number states that have passed medical marijuana laws – there is another plant that has been quietly, but quickly, become another … Continue reading

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