Commentary Paul Armentano
Kudos to state Sen. Constance Johnson for once again calling for
legislative hearings regarding the therapeutic use of marijuana. Perhaps
this time a majority of her colleagues will listen.
After several unsuccessful attempts, a state senator plans to reintroduce medical marijuana legislation this session.
News Brendan Hoover
The fight to legalize medical marijuana in Oklahoma will continue this
year, despite recent setbacks. State Sen. Constance Johnson, D-Oklahoma
City, the issue’s champion since 2006, has authored two
marijuana-related bills this legislative session.
At least, so say many proponents of legalizing marijuana
News Tim Farley
Keeping marijuana an illegal substance does nothing more than help drug dealers recruit children into a culture that takes advantage of them and their vulnerability, a former undercover narcotics agent said.