Indiana Attorney General Candidate Calls For Cannabis Legalization

Jonathan Weinzapfel, the Democratic Party’s nominee for Indiana attorney general, called for the legalization of cannabis for adults in the Hoosier State on Monday, saying the move would provide a needed economic boost while increasing funding for public education and helping reduce law enforcement costs. “As Indiana works to come…

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Rush on at Indiana shops to snatch up CBD oil products before they’re pulled

Published: Dec 5, 2017, 2:38 pm • Updated: Dec 5, 2017, 3:24 pm By The Associated Press KOKOMO, Ind. — Stores selling cannabis-derived oils in central Indiana are seeing a spike in sales after the state’s attorney general declared the products illegal with one limited exception. Kokomo store owner Joan…

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Indiana Attorney General returns opinion: CBD oil illegal except for epileptic patients

Published: Nov 22, 2017, 10:44 am • Updated: Nov 22, 2017, 10:44 am By The Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS — A marijuana-derived oil that’s used as medicine for treating people with epilepsy is illegal in Indiana with one limited exception, the state’s attorney general said Tuesday in an advisory opinion. The…

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Indiana CBD bill heads to gov’s desk after unanimous House vote

Published: Apr 21, 2017, 2:41 pm • Updated: Apr 21, 2017, 2:41 pm By The Associated Press The Indiana Legislature has approved a bill that would allow people with certain types of epilepsy to use marijuana-derived oil as medicine. The House approved the measure on a unanimous vote Friday. It…

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Both chambers of Indiana Legislature approve CBD oil bills

Published: Apr 6, 2017, 1:41 pm • Updated: Apr 6, 2017, 1:41 pm INDIANAPOLIS — Both chambers of the Indiana Legislature have approved measures loosening restrictions on a marijuana-derived oil used to treat epilepsy. The House voted to pass the bill unanimously 95-0 Thursday. The Senate also advanced their measure…

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