Pa. Lawmakers Urged To Move On Medical Marijuana

Law360, Philadelphia (January 28, 2014, 4:11 PM EST) -- Advocates of medical marijuana pushed a Pennsylvania Senate committee to move forward on a bill that would legalize the usage of the drug for patients suffering from certain illnesses, and one member publicly announced he was swayed by the testimony.

The bipartisan sponsors of SB 1182, the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act, along with a range of parents of children with disabilities, doctors and other boosters, spoke of the importance of the legislation and urged Sen. Charles McIlhinney Jr., R-Bucks, chairman of the Senate Law...
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