News About Medicinal Marijuana Across the State of Kentucky


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  • This Is Not A Debate. This Is About People In Ky – Sep 9, 2018 September 21, 2018 “This Is Not A Debate. This Is About People In Kentucky Who Are Hurting,” Says Lawmaker Fighting For Medical Marijuana By Calvin Hughes | Sep 9, 2018 The time for debating the merits of medical marijuana is over, according to Kentucky Rep. Jason Nemes (R), who wants to legalize medicinal cannabis to help droves of patients in the Bluegrass State. “This is not some ... Read More
  • Louisville family urges lawmakers to legalize medical marijuana September 12, 2018 Cassie Everett was diagnosed with epilepsy when she was 11 years old.   Friday, September 7th 2018 by Lawrence Smith   FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) — A Louisville family urged lawmakers to legalize medical marijuana in emotional testimony Friday at the State Capitol.   Cassie Everett was diagnosed with epilepsy when she was 11 years old.   “And they said it will progressively get worse as you get older, which means ... Read More
  • KY4MM Monthly Meeting – September 26th, 2018 September 7, 2018 Kentuckians For Medicinal Marijuana (KY4MM) will now be having monthly meetings on the last Wednesday of every month at The Plantory in Lexington from 7-8 pm. There has been much legislative progress recently. Join us as we discuss this, and other topics such as how you may support our goal of making medical marijuana available to all patients in Kentucky who ... Read More
  • Higdon: Is marijuana enforcement a good use of state’s limited… August 28, 2018 Higdon: Is marijuana enforcement a good use of state’s limited funding? ***Attention: Casey, Marion, Nelson, Spencer counties***   Senator Higdon believes the war on marijuana needs to change.  He needs his constituents to ask him to push for marijuana decriminalization. “I am concerned that the effort we exert to fight a war on marijuana is hampering our attempts to eradicate the opioid addiction crisis. ... Read More
  • Lawmaker Says Medical Marijuana Will Be Legal in Ky… August 24, 2018 FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) — State Rep. Jason Nemes of Louisville predicts medical marijuana will be legal in Kentucky within the next year. The Louisville Republican has co-sponsored a bill that he believes addresses most of the past concerns about medical marijuana… Click to read more at Read More
  • Louisville Republican plans to revive bill to legalize medical… August 24, 2018   FRANKFORT, Ky. (WLKY) — A Louisville Republican said he plans to revive a bill to legalize medical marijuana in Kentucky. Rep. Jason Nemes told lawmakers Friday about changes he is making to help the bill pass. The new bill will have stricter rules on possessing medical marijuana, decreasing the supply patients can have and requiring them to carry their card any time they ... Read More
  • Medical Cannabis & Opioids in Kentucky August 24, 2018 Could Medical Cannabis Help Kentucky’s Opioid Addiction and Overdose Crisis? By Jason L. Maynard  –  August 24, 2018 You may have heard claims that marijuana can help the areas that have been suffering from high rates of addiction to opioids, and the consequential high rates of overdoses in those areas. What are the basis for those claims, and could they apply here ... Read More
  • October Meeting & Halloween Party Oct. 31st August 24, 2018 We will be having a Halloween Party & Potluck along with our monthly meeting for October 2018 on Wednesday, the 31st, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Come join us at The Plantory in Lexington, KY for our monthly meetings, held the last Wednesday of every month. (See below for photo of location) 501 W 6th St Suite 250 Lexington, KY 40508 Visit our Facebook page ... Read More
  • Marion Co. Country Ham Days Sept. 29th August 24, 2018 Stop by the KY4MM booth, at Country Ham Days in Lebanon, KY on September 29th-30th. For more information visit: Read More
  • 7th Judiciary Committee Meeting August 8, 2018 Representatives Nemes, St. Onge, and Sims will testify before Judiciary Committee members on September 7th, 2018 at 10 AM. Join us as we work for cannabis law reform in Kentucky, at: The Capitol Annex 702 Capital Ave Frankfort, KY. For more information visit our Facebook page. Read More