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AP Health Issues

Former Seattle IRS agent convicted of bribery charge

Jurors have convicted a former Internal Revenue Service agent of taking a $20,000 bribe from a medical marijuana dispensary owner
Published: 02/13/16

Mormon church explains stances on 2 medical marijuana bills

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has clarified its differing opinions on medical marijuana legislation
Published: 02/13/16

Things To Know: Oregon Legislature Roundup

Oregon lawmakers wrapped up the second week of this year's rapid-fire 35 day session, and from here on is where things get interesting
Published: 02/13/16
Things to know about Utah's marijuana extract proposal

Things to know about Utah's marijuana extract proposal

One of two proposals this year to expand Utah's medical marijuana law sets up tight controls around a cannabis extract some conservative legislators may see as a safer option than a broader medical pot program
Published: 02/13/16

Hawaii bills tackle marijuana, police oversight, pesticides

Hawaii lawmakers are heading into their fifth week of the 2016 Legislative Session, and are scheduled to take on bills relating to marijuana, police oversight and pesticide buffer zones
Published: 02/13/16

Hawaii bill seeks to allow growing marijuana outdoors

Some Hawaii lawmakers and advocates say medical marijuana dispensary applicants could be at a disadvantage because health department rules don't allow greenhouses
Published: 02/13/16

Head of LeafLine to step down

The head of one of Minnesota's two medical marijuana manufacturers has resigned
Published: 02/12/16

Bill would ensure insurance coverage of special formula

The Kentucky House has passed a bill aimed at helping children who need a special formula due to a chronic immune system disease
Published: 02/12/16

Ricketts approves bill to encourage organ donations

Organ donor statuses on Nebraska driver's licenses will remain in effect until a citizen intentionally changes it
Published: 02/12/16
Ohio leaders say medical marijuana issue isn't going away

Ohio leaders say medical marijuana issue isn't going away

Legislative leaders and statewide officers weighed in Thursday on how Ohio should address the issue of medical marijuana, with most agreeing that the matter is not going away
Published: 02/11/16