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And the Award for Most Reformed State During the 2013 Legislative Session Goes to…

With summer in full-swing, and with months of political bickering already behind us, the 2013 legislative session has adjourned for many states, with most of the remaining few finishing their final days. During this session, cannabis reform has been a popular and much-discussed topic in numerous states.

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And the Award for Most Reformed State During the 2013 Legislative Session Goes to…

With summer in full-swing, and with months of political bickering already behind us, the 2013 legislative session has adjourned for many states, with most of the remaining few finishing their final days. During this session, cannabis reform has been a popular and much-discussed topic in numerous states.

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Medical pot dispensaries bill would 'add a new layer to the enforcement'

OREGON: Oregon lawmakers approved a bill that adds dispensaries to the state’s outlets for medical marijuana, but some critics are still not happy with the last-minute changes that caused lawmakers to pass it.

The state House of Representatives approved the bill on Saturday. It establishes a licensing system for medical marijuana outlets.

The bill, which passed 32-27, now goes to Gov. John Kitzhaber to sign. A spokesperson with the governor’s office said he has not decided whether he will sign it.

Medical marijuana dispensaries a signature away from approval

OREGON:

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Medical marijuana dispensaries are a signature away from being legal in Oregon. The state House of Representatives approved a bill Saturday to establish a licensing system for medical marijuana outlets. The bill, which passed 32-27, now goes to Gov. John Kitzhaber to sign. [Read more…]