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Cannabis compromise gets House committee approval

House Judiciary Committee approves compromise on medical cannabis bill, sends it to Rules Committee . . .

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Two sides reach compromise on medical cannabis bill

A bill that expands the legal use of cannabis oil for medical purposes has been agreed to by the House and Senate sponsors of competing bills . . .

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House votes to expand medical cannabis use

The House legislation would add eight more medical conditions to the list of those that can be legally treated with cannabis oil . . .

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House, Senate take different stances on medical cannabis

The two legislative chambers may be at odds this session on where Georgia should go next with its medical marijuana law . . .

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Political Notes — At least three Georgians voted to gut House ethics panel

Three of Georgia’s Republican House members have been identified as voting to gut the Committee on Congressional Ethics . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , Committee on Congressional Ethics , House Republicans , medical cannabis , Zell Miller Institute

Political Notes — Deal schedules a budget fly-around

Gov. Nathan Deal will hold several ceremonial signings of the state budget as he flies around Georgia on Monday; Rep. Allen Peake explains why a Republican is voting in a Democratic primary . . .

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Peake makes late try to pass medical cannabis bill

The medical marijuana bill is still alive as the General Assembly session heads into its final hours . . .

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House votes to expand medical cannabis use

The legislation will add six medical conditions to the list that can be legally treated with medical cannabis oil . . .

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Marijuana cultivation bill is chopped back

A House committee effectively kills the chances of legalizing the cultivation of medical marijuana in Georgia . . .

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Political Notes – Newspaper editor’s pot plant is growing

You’ll find support in the strangest places for legalizing the cultivation of marijuana for medical purposes . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , charter school commission , Fran Millar , Medicaid expansion , medical marijuana , Mike Buffington , Stacey Abrams , Third Congressional District , Wayne Garner