Petition to legislate medical marijuana underway

 

Medical marijuana supporters believe the drug will soon become legal in Oklahoma.Today, a petition is circulating to obtain the concern on the November tally.Oklahoman’s for Health need 66,000 signatures.The petition started May 14th and will end August 11th.

 

Far the group states it has around 8,000 to 10,000 signatures.About half of those were gathered at this weekend’s Paseo Arts Festival.Those heading the petition feel highly that legislating medical marijuana would turn our state around.

 

"From exactly what I've seen in other states that I've worked in the market in, it's brought a great deal of tax money, assistance to clients as well as enhancing the task market," William Patrick Jones, with Oklahoman s for Health, stated.

 

Oklahomans who signed the petition feel highly about their reason."I take a look at Colorado and I look at how much money they've had the ability to reinvest into their facilities and into education system, and that I think is actually crucial to me as an educator myself and because my children go to school here," Aharen Richardson stated."I don't like the things, however you know for medical uses I totally agree with it," Shaun Franklin stated.

 

The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics does not agree, calling cannabis a gateway drug that causes other dependencies.OBN has actually supported genuine medical types consisting of CBD tincture oil for seizure disorders and THC in pill form. However, OBN sides with medical specialists who have long opposed clients smoking cannabis, Mark Woodward, an OBN spokesman, stated.

 

"This is legitimate medicine and other than the fact that we're not going away and we will keep doing this every year till we get the medicine that we desire," Jones responded.

 

Oklahoman s for Health also has another petition.If medical cannabis is legalized it would keep lawmakers from repealing the choice for 2 years.Under the proposition seven percent of sales would go back to the state.

Medical Marijuana

OBN has actually supported genuine medical types consisting of CBD tincture oil for seizure disorders and THC in pill form. However, OBN sides with medical specialists who have long opposed clients smoking cannabis, Mark Woodward, an OBN spokesman, stated.

Medical Marijuana

OBN has actually supported genuine medical types consisting of CBD tincture oil for seizure disorders and THC in pill form. However, OBN sides with medical specialists who have long opposed clients smoking cannabis, Mark Woodward, an OBN spokesman, stated.

Medical Marijuana

OBN has actually supported genuine medical types consisting of CBD tincture oil for seizure disorders and THC in pill form. However, OBN sides with medical specialists who have long opposed clients smoking cannabis, Mark Woodward, an OBN spokesman, stated.

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