Suburbs brace for medical pot sales, patients wait for state to approve it

Katherine Rasmussen, of Hainesville, who said she is undergoing chemotherapy for lupus and multiple sclerosis, was charged in May in Lake County with misdemeanor possession of cannabis.

ILLINOIS: Local leaders in far northwest suburban Huntley were taken aback when a man showed up at a Village Board meeting last month and announced he wants to open a warehouse in town to grow marijuana.

Suburbs brace for medical pot sales, patients wait for state to approve it

Katherine Rasmussen, of Hainesville, who said she is undergoing chemotherapy for lupus and multiple sclerosis, was charged in May in Lake County with misdemeanor possession of cannabis.

ILLINOIS: Local leaders in far northwest suburban Huntley were taken aback when a man showed up at a Village Board meeting last month and announced he wants to open a warehouse in town to grow marijuana.