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Brad Choat
July 22, 2019 - 8:53 am
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) — It's being called " Missouri's Largest Cannabis Expo "... but you'll have to go to Illinois to experience it. The two-day event is Tuesday and Wednesday at the Gateway Center in Collinsville. The event is geared toward budding entrepreneurs. RELATED: Missouri medical...
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July 03, 2019 - 11:45 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A retired cardiologist, an attorney with a high-profile law firm and a city councilman are among the more than 500 names on applications to sell medical marijuana in Missouri. Missouri on Tuesday released the names of those who want to sell medical marijuana and the cities where...
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July 02, 2019 - 1:44 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Former NFL wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has been charged with jumping out of a window with marijuana in his pocket as officers served a search warrant at a Missouri home late last year. The Springfield News-Leader reports that the misdemeanor marijuana possession and...
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Marijuana and a gavel together for many legal concepts on the drug.
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June 05, 2019 - 12:08 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Columbia man who is a lobbyist for drug reform policies and has donated more than $25,000 to Missouri political campaigns is among nine people indicted in an alleged marijuana distribution scheme. Eapen Thampy, 35, was indicted by a grand jury Thursday on felony charges...
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June 03, 2019 - 4:04 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Applications for medical marijuana identification cards will soon be available in Missouri. The state health department will post application forms Tuesday. Voters in November overwhelmingly approved a state constitutional amendment legalizing marijuana and marijuana-...
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Marijuana and a gavel together for many legal concepts on the drug.
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May 31, 2019 - 4:11 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois is likely to become the 11th state to allow small amounts of marijuana for recreational use after the Democratic-controlled House on Friday sent a legalization plan to Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker, who campaigned on the issue. Those 21 and older would be able to...
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May 29, 2019 - 4:25 pm
By MICHAEL HILL and JOHN O'CONNOR/Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers working to legalize recreational marijuana have hit a potential snag that other states have wrestled with: whether to allow people to grow a few pot plants for personal use. The 10 states that have...
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Alex Degman
May 08, 2019 - 8:35 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Some advocates in Illinois are trying to stop recreational marijuana from becoming legal. Several groups visited the Illinois State Capitol to oppose the legalization of recreational marijuana. RELATED: Illinois lawmakers look to other states for model for marijuana legalization...
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May 06, 2019 - 9:17 pm
ILLINOIS (KMOX) — Illinois lawmakers are crafting recreational marijuana legislation with lessons learned from other states firmly in mind. RELATED: Illinois governor announces plan to legalize marijuana State Rep. Kelly Cassidy said they were often warned not to focus on simply creating a cash cow...
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