Local Senator Co-Sponsors Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Bill

PENNSYLVANIA: A Lancaster County senator is co-sponsoring a bill that would allow medical use of marijuana in Pennsylvania.

State Sen. Mike Folmer, a Republican representing the 48th District, will introduce the bill along with his co-sponsor, state Sen. Daylin Leach, a Democrat from Montgomery and Delaware counties, during a press conference at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the Capitol.

The Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act would legalize the use of medical marijuana by patients as prescribed by attending physicians. [Read more…]