North Carolina Medical Marijuana Bill Killed With Extreme Prejudice

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By Phillip Smith on February 22, 2013
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RALEIGH, NC – A bill that would legalize the use of medical marijuana in the Tarheel State is dead after a legislative committee killed it to avoid having to hear any more about it from constituents.

Rep. Paul Skip Stam says his committee killed medical marijuana legislation because they were being harassed by citizens who contacted them on the issue.

Rep. Paul “Skip” Stam says his committee killed medical marijuana legislation because they were being “harassed” by citizens who contacted them on the issue.

The North Carolina Medical Cannabis Act (House Bill 84) would have allowed patients suffering from debilitating diseases or conditions or their caregivers to possess up to 24 ounces of usable marijuana and have a garden of up to 250 square feet. It would

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