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Medical marijuana sales reached more than $3.8 million last month at licensed dispensaries throughout Illinois.

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On Wednesday, Kentucky legislators listened to a presentation about the benefits of medical cannabis from Don Stacy, a cancer doctor and medical liaison for pro-legalization group Alliance for Innovative Medicine.

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As the opioid epidemic continues to plague the Ohio Valley with addiction and death, the search for safer methods of pain management has become increasingly urgent. Aaron Payne of Ohio Valley Resource member station WOUB reports.

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Advocates have renewed their push to legalize medical marijuana in Kentucky, arguing in favor of a bill that would regulate the drug during a legislative hearing late last week.

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State Lawmakers on Friday will hear the “pros and cons” of legalizing marijuana for medical purposes.

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Illinois’ experiment with medical marijuana has gotten a boost thanks to a 3-month pilot program extension by Gov. Bruce Rauner.  

The inclusion of PTSD and some terminal illnesses are also part of the legislation the Republican governor signed Thursday.  

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An Illinois Judge is directing the state to add post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of diseases eligible for medical marijuana treatment in a case filed by a military veteran.

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The Illinois medical marijuana industry saw $2.2 million in retail sales during April, the largest one-month figure yet. 

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Illinois patients who want to use medical marijuana legally will try again to expand the program to include chronic pain, diabetes, migraine and other health conditions.

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Retail sales of medical marijuana in Illinois increased by roughly 30% in March compared to the previous month.

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