Only two licensed manufacturers with eight distribution centers throughout the state will be allowed to produce and provide the medicine to patients. Patients will be able to get pills or liquids which contain whole plant extracts but will not be able to receive actual plant material. Vaporizing extracts is allowed but not actual smoking. Home growing is prohibited.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday May 29, 2014 10:50 am|
|By: Jon Walker Friday May 16, 2014 1:13 pm|
In Minnesota government policy will encourage some people to vaporize marijuana instead of smoking it, and this could be easily be the start of a long term trend.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday May 15, 2014 12:40 pm|
Leaders from the Minnesota House and Senate announced Thursday they had reached an agreement on medical marijuana. Last week both chambers each approved separate medical marijuana bills but there was significant difference between them which needed to be addressed. This final bill is expected to be voted on very soon and then sent to the governor for his signature.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday May 8, 2014 12:27 pm|
After a long debate on Tuesday, the Minnesota Senate finally gave overwhelmingly approval to SF 1641, a bill authorizing the medical use of marijuana. The measure was passed in a veto-proof vote of 48-18 and now heads to the House for consideration.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday March 15, 2014 6:45 am|
When a problem comes along, you must whip it!
|By: Phoenix Woman Thursday March 6, 2014 6:40 pm|
Right now, there’s a deadlock between the House and Senate conference committees, a deadlock that needs to be broken for the minimum wage hike to succeed.
|By: Anthony Noel Saturday February 15, 2014 10:45 am|
Activists from across the state are demanding that Governor Mark Dayton and his Democrat super-majority in the MN legislature make good on their campaign promise to bring forth real Living Wage legislation.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday January 4, 2014 6:45 am|
The United States allows its businesses to leave the United States pretty much without impediment. Germany makes very difficult for its businesses to leave Germany. Perhaps this is one reason why the United States has millions more workers than living-wage jobs, whereas Germany has the opposite problem.
|By: Phoenix Woman Saturday September 14, 2013 6:45 am|
For more on the good done by the Sustainable Food Program, and to find out what to do to bring it back, go to http://standforfood.com/ .