Jim Neely on Drugs
Legalize medical marijuana for debilitating diseases
The Missouri House voted to legalize medical marijuana and Republican Rep. Jim Neely, the bill's sponsor and a physician, argued it was important that the General Assembly set the rules for the industry. "If we don't take action," Neely said, "voters
of this state may very well take the decision out of the hands of the politicians and put it in the hands of the voters."
Lawmakers in both chambers have been making that point all year. Several groups throughout the state are collecting signatures
, May 1, 2019
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