Mississippi is now the second Southern to approve cannabis oil for patients with seizures, joining Alabama, and the fifth overall. Gov. Phil Bryant signed the bill into law today.
Legislation allowing the production of low-THC marijuana oil has been approved for limited use in Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, Utah and Wisconsin.
There are two states that have legalized marijuana, 17 states that are decriminalized and 21 states with medical marijuana laws.
Attorney General Eric Holder smoked marijuana in college, what he and many others have dubbed "youthful experimentation." The AG attended Columbia University from 1970 to 1976.
The Maryland legislature passed a bill that decriminalizes the possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana and Gov. O'Malley signed it into law today.