Medical marijuana advocates are letting voters know how Minnesota’s gubernatorial candidates view their issue, just five days before the election. Read more →
After a divisive fight over whether to legalize same-sex marriage, more Minnesotans now approve of it than ever before, according to a new poll by Public Policy Polling. “About a year after gay marriage became legal in the state, support for it has hit an all time high in our polling with 52% of voters Read more →
A group of more than 25 patients and family members voiced their dissatisfaction with the state’s new medical marijuana law on Friday morning by placing flowers on the front steps of the governor’s residence to represent Minnesotans who are not covered by the law. Gov. Mark Dayton signed the bill on Thursday to allow medicinal Read more →
Members of a conference committee working on a medical marijuana bill announced Thursday afternoon they have reached an agreement on a bill that Gov. Mark Dayton will sign.
Read more →
Competing House and Senate bills to legalize medical marijuana in Minnesota are headed to a conference committee that will try to craft a compromise. Read more →
Legislation to legalize medical marijuana has cleared another Minnesota Senate committee, but the bill no longer allows smoking.
Read more →
The medical marijuana bill now moves to the Senate Judiciary Committee, where a hearing is scheduled Wednesday. There’s been no recent activity with the House version of the bill. Read more →
A Minnesota Senate committee approved a bill today that would legalize marijuana for medical purposes. Read more →
Supporters of legal marijuana packed the Minnesota Capitol rotunda today. Lawmakers are debating a bill that would legalize marijuana for medical purposes, but members of Minnesota’s Chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws are pushing a much broader effort – full legalization of marijuana. No bills have been introduced this session Read more →