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Illinois Medical Cannabis Program Officially Expands And Extends
800 533 Mark Francis

Governor Rauner recently signed the bill into law which expands and extends the current Illinois medical cannabis program. The program was started in 2013, as was set to run four years to end in 2017. Such a large undertaking took time to get off the ground and up and running, with Illinois not seeing actual…

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Illinois Medical Cannabis Program To Expand
800 533 Mark Francis

Illinois politicians agreed this week on a bill to expand and extend the Illinois medical cannabis pilot program. A bill sponsored by Democratic State Representative Lou Lang was passed by the House on Memorial Day, and the Senate yesterday evening. The bill just made it through the process in time, as yesterday was also the…

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Illinois On The Brink Of Cannabis Decriminalization
800 533 Mark Francis

Recently the Chicago Tribune reported the Illinois legislature sent a new bill to Governor Bruce Rauner, after being passed by both the Illinois House and Senate. If Rauner signs the landmark bill it will decriminalize small amounts of cannabis in Illinois. The change being that offenders with small amounts will not be arrested, but ticketed…

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Governor Rauner Voices Reluctance To Expand List Of Approved Conditions
800 533 Mark Francis

Governor Bruce Rauner visited Lakes Community High School in Lake Villa and Lyons Township High School in La Grange yesterday, May 9, 2016, as reported by the Chicago Tribune. During his visits the Governor took questions, and was asked by a student about his thoughts on expanding the list of approved conditions for medical cannabis.…

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