Alabama Senator Tim Melson (R-Florence) has introduced a bill that may be taken up by this year’s Alabama Legislature Regular Session. The bill, SB165, calls for the establishment of a Medical Cannabis program in Alabama. The bill is the result of a study commission signed into law last year, which sought to investigate the issue of medical marijuana.
News site AL.com put out an informal survey of readers that received 2,200 submissions, 84% of which supported legalizing even recreational marijuana.
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