It will nice when Alabama passes its medical marijuana law and we can say that medical marijuana is legal coast-to-coast, but there is still a lot of work to do before it truly is.
Category: Medical Marijuana
Next week, the Eastern Shoshone Tribe of Wyoming will vote on legalizing medical marijuana on their Wind River Reservation.
Leading Idaho medical marijuana activists were featured on The Humboldt Chronicles, airing on 94.1 FM “The Lounge” in Humboldt County, California.
While the rest of America is enjoying the frivolity of it all, for us it doesn’t seem so funny.
“I look at people from my hometown in Salmon,” she said. “How many of them have had to suffer from debilitating conditions while people in the states around us have the freedom to choose what goes in their medicine cabinets?”
Organizers with Kind Idaho, a cannabis advocacy group, will need to gather at least about 65,000 signatures by April 30, 2022.
Kind Idaho’s Jackee Winters, Chief Petitioner of the Idaho Medical Marijuana Act 2022, is profiled in a video at the Idaho Statesman.
The rest of the world continues to move forward with understanding the medical benefits of cannabis. Idaho still maintains criminal penalties for industrial hemp.
Kind Idaho (the sponsors of the Idaho Medical Marijuana Act) and South Central Idaho (the region) are well-represented by Tracie Carlson. During the 2020 campaign for IMMA, she collected thousands of signatures.
In other words, anybody from any state in America can go to an Oklahoma doctor and get a recommendation and get an Oklahoma medical marijuana card that lasts for two years and allows them to buy medical marijuana in Oklahoma dispensaries legally.
Chief Petitioner Jackee Winters said, “My mission is to get legal marijuana—medical marijuana—on the 2022 medical ballot. Thousands of our citizens suffer from medical issues and endless distress in Idaho, which is not our Idaho way. It’s needless suffering. It’s not our Idaho way.”
Wow is it a year for hypocrites or what? First our new president and now our own Idaho representatives who have been screaming about personal rights all over the place. Then they don’t pass a law but want it in our constitution about making marijuana illegal?