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US House Passes Bill to Decriminalize Medical Marijuana

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Medical marijuana got a bipartisan boost from the US House today ... with Democrats and Republicans passing a bill that would decriminalize medical marijuana on the federal level. Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher from California says people who smoke medical pot legally in their states should not have to worry about being put in a federal jail. The bill still needs to pass the Senate.
Rules for Illinois's Medical Marijuana Pilot Program Act, which went into effect in January, are still being finalized.


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