Kentucky House Speaker Files Bill for Medical Marijuana

Kentucky's House Speaker has his sights on medical marijuana during the 2015 General Assembly. Greg Stumbo filed a bill today to make it legal for people to smoke marijuana in Kentucky for medical purposes. It requires doctors to be trained before they can prescribe the drug to patients. Stumbo says the commonwealth would have a …

New Bill To Allow Medical Marijuana in Kentucky

y The National Marijuana News · January 2, 2015 Another huge notch in the belt of marijuana reform in America. More and more seemingly conservative states are  taking their first steps to allowing the use of “medicinal” marijuana – a necessary step today, as more than half of the states in the US allow some …

Ky. medical marijuana doubtful despite support

Gregory A. Hall, [email protected] 11:39 a.m. EST December 26, 2014 FRANKFORT, Ky. – House Speaker Greg Stumbo says he will file a bill in the upcoming General Assembly session to allow medical marijuana though he concedes its chances are uncertain. The outright opposition to medical marijuana once seen among legislators has softened, though many still …

Once Again Cockfighting Is An Issue in Kentucky Politics | WKMS

Once Again Cockfighting Is An Issue in Kentucky Politics | WKMS. For the third time in as many months, leading Kentucky politicians find themselves addressing cockfighting. A new federal case brings questions about the bloodsport to a top state Democratic lawmaker and puts the practice back into conversations about the U.S. Senate race. Federal authorities …

"There is no correlation between Morgan & Morgan and the medical marijuana," Stumbo spokesman Brian Wilkerson said.

House Speaker Greg Stumbo pitching personal-injury law firm in TV commercials By John Cheves — [email protected]       House Speaker Greg Stumbo has accepted a position as partner at Morgan & Morgan, a Florida-based personal-injury law firm whose founder, John Morgan, is a major financial backer of the movement to legalize medical marijuana. In …