Gatewood Galbraith http://wkms.org en Medical Marijuana Supporters Rally in Frankfort http://wkms.org/post/medical-marijuana-supporters-rally-frankfort-0 <p></p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">FRANKFORT — Saying the push for industrial help may help their cause in the future, supporters of a bill establishing a comprehensive system for medical marijuana in Kentucky rallied Wednesday in the Capitol Annex.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">Senate Bill 11, known as the Gatewood Galbraith Medical Marijuana Memorial Act, is sponsored by Sen. Perry Clark, D-Louisville. Clark acknowledged the struggles the bill might face in the Senate Judiciary Committee, but he said <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/industrial-hemp-gets-new-kentucky-supporter-mitch-mcconnell" style="margin:0px;padding:0px;border:0px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(12,76,162);text-decoration:initial" target="_blank">industrial hemp's momentum&nbsp;</a>may help the medical marijuana cause in future legislative sessions. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 12:19:23 +0000 Rae Hodge 27753 at http://wkms.org Medical Marijuana Supporters Rally in Frankfort Medical Marijuana Supporters to Rally in Frankfort http://wkms.org/post/medical-marijuana-supporters-rally-frankfort <p></p><p style="line-height:21px;font-size:14px;font-family:Georgia,'Times New Roman',Times,serif;margin:0px 0px 1.2em"><span style="line-height:1.5">Advocates of legalizing marijuana for medical uses in Kentucky are rallying Wednesday afternoon &nbsp;in the Capitol Annex in Frankfort.</span></p><p style="line-height:21px;font-size:14px;font-family:Georgia,'Times New Roman',Times,serif;margin:0px 0px 1.2em"><span style="line-height:1.5">Sen. Perry Clark, a Democrat of Louisville, has introduced Senate Bill 11 into the state Senate.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height:1.5">If passed the bill, known as the&nbsp;</span><span style="padding-bottom:0px!important">Gatewood</span><span style="line-height:1.5">&nbsp;Galbraith Medical Marijuana Memorial Act &nbsp;would "establish a comprehensive system for medical marijuana in Kentucky." </span> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 12:20:03 +0000 Rae Hodge 27692 at http://wkms.org Medical Marijuana Supporters to Rally in Frankfort State Senator Perry Clark Discusses His Bill to Legalize Medicinal Marijuana in KY http://wkms.org/post/state-senator-perry-clark-discusses-his-bill-legalize-medicinal-marijuana-ky <p>Could Kentucky be the next state to legalize medicinal use of marijuana? State Senator Perry Clark hopes so. He&rsquo;s pre-filed the &ldquo;Gatewood Galbraith Medical Marijuana Memorial Act.&rdquo; The bill is named after the late perennial gubernatorial candidate who campaigned on legalizing marijuana. Kentucky Public Radio&rsquo;s Phillip Bailey spoke with Senator Clark on his podcast <a href="http://wfpl.org/programs/noise-notes">Noise and Notes</a>. Here&rsquo;s a portion of that interview.</p> Sun, 15 Jul 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey (KPR) 19188 at http://wkms.org State Senator Perry Clark Discusses His Bill to Legalize Medicinal Marijuana in KY Gatewood Hemp Bill http://wkms.org/post/gatewood-hemp-bill <p>Kentucky State Senator Perry Clark says his medical marijuana bill may still be far from gaining the General Assembly&rsquo;s approval, but he plans to introduce it again in the next legislative session.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 16:03:44 +0000 Devin Katayama 18814 at http://wkms.org Gatewood Hemp Bill Former Gubernatorial Candidate Gatewood Galbraith Dies http://wkms.org/post/former-gubernatorial-candidate-gatewood-galbraith-dies <p>Lexington attorney Gatewood Galbraith, a perennial candidate in Kentucky politics for decades died late yesterday.</p><p>Galbraith was 64. His death was made public on Facebook by his former running mate Dea Riley. The cause of death has not yet been released, but <a href="http://www.lex18.com/news/gatewood-galbraith-dies-at-64">LEX 18 is reporting the Fayette County coroner said Galbraith had been dealing with congestion</a> and died in his sleep.</p> Wed, 04 Jan 2012 17:14:28 +0000 Gabe Bullard (KPR) 228 at http://wkms.org Former Gubernatorial Candidate Gatewood Galbraith Dies