After years of successive failures, backers of medical cannabis in Tennessee are taking a new tack — keeping the ban on smoking it.
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On Sept. 21, 2017, the Tennessee medical cannabis task force, created by Lt. Gov. Randy McNally and State House Speaker Beth Harwell, met for the first time to discuss legalization.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 1, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Americans for Safe Access (ASA), the nation’s largest patient-focused medical cannabis advocacy organization, is pleased to announce new membership opportunities for medical cannabis patient advocates in Tennessee.
Two Republican legislators in Tennessee have introduced a new medical marijuana bill, according to an article in The Tennessean. At an announcement that included supporting comments from singer Gary Chapman, Rep. Jeremy Faison and Sen. Steve Dickerson insisted their bill was not opening the door to adult-use marijuana.
The time has run out for HB 1284/SB 1248, a bill that would have legalized medical marijuana in the state of Tennessee.
Last week the long awaited bill finally made it to the House floor, and like a product you buy off of TV, it was very different from what was advertised.
As the fight for marijuana legalization continues onward, conservative states have slowly begun to seriously consider marijuana reform bills.