Medical Marijuana “Unity Bill” Signed into Law

Do you realize how much easier it was for legislators to have passed a law compared to the years, personal financial resources, blood, sweat, and tears it took for patients to finally have safe and legal access to medicine? We walked countless miles in the heat, camped out at petition posts enduring storms and rain …

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HB2612 – Medical Marijuana bill passes – Governor expected to sign

The Oklahoma Senate gave final passage to a broad statutory overhaul bill to replace the current Medical Marijuana Law that was passed as SQ788, last June.  The measure changes several parts of the rollout parameters both in the text of SQ788 and the emergency rules of the Oklahoma Health Dept. This 90-page proposal broadens some …

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Cannabis activist explains reasons medical marijuana ‘Unity Bill’ should be voted down

OKLAHOMA CITY — A medical marijuana supporter is urging lawmakers to reject a bill that sets up the statutory framework for implementation. Shawn Jenkins, co-founder of the Yes on 788 Political Action Committee, said Thursday during a Capitol news conference that House Bill 2612 does not hold true to the state question which voters approved …

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788 Events for Week of May 14th – May 19th

The Marijuana Question Wednesday, May 16th at 6pm Oklahoma Watch will host a public forum in Oklahoma City to discuss State Question 788, the Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, which seeks to legalize the licensed cultivation, use and possession of marijuana for medicinal purposes. The "Oklahoma Watch-Out forum" is free and open to the public and will be held …

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For Immediate Release: Senate gives final approval to bill aimed at Oklahoma’s opioid crisis

This is a terrible bill for those who need medication. Many will only seek out black market alternatives which is unnecessary considering they could have access to legal prescriptions. Many more will suffer and still get "addicted". The passage of SQ788 can offer a better alternative for those who need a safer treatment. ----- Forwarded message from …

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Sheriff Agencies Violate Ethics Rules

OKLAHOMA - The Kay County Sheriff’s office (Sheriff Steve Kelley) on March 8th and the Rogers County Sheriff’s office (Scott Walton) on April 12th violated ethics guidelines, rules 2.4 and 2.16 and § 16-119, by using their social media page to make opinionated stances against SQ788 - Legalize Medical Cannabis Walton's Letter and Post  - Rogers County …

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