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Alex Degman
September 18, 2019 - 9:10 am
O'FALLON, Ill. (KMOX) — Metro East residents looking forward to recreational marijuana won't be able to get it in O'Fallon. The city council approved an ordinance declaring dispensaries public nuisances. Mayor Herb Roach says O'Fallon is known for safety and high-quality education. When asked how...
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Maria Keena
September 12, 2019 - 9:58 am
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) — With the legalization of recreational marijuana taking effect Jan. 1, in Illinois , where does that leave colleges? "There's a law currently that says it's illegal to smoke on a public university campus in the state of Illinois," said Southern Illinois University-...
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Fred Bodimer
September 11, 2019 - 4:56 pm
One of the big topics discussed in this week's show is a new report on infant deaths in Missouri.
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Associated Press
September 10, 2019 - 3:36 pm
One measure the Springfield council will consider is altering the zoning code to allow cultivation and sales within city limits.
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Fred Bodimer
August 30, 2019 - 11:37 am
A recent study found marijuana use is up among pregnant women — especially during the first trimester.
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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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medical marijuana
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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