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PhillyDailyNews_Inquirer
September 9, 2016

Philly mulls home delivery of medical marijuana, BY SAM WOOD

The two parried about whether marijuana was addictive. Farley advised caution, saying there were “considerable health risks with using this substance.” Leach, who has made medical cannabis his signature issue, disagreed, reminding the doctor that unlike opioids or alcohol, there…
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phillyvoice
September 9, 2016

State senator: Medical marijuana will reduce opioid abuse in Pennsylvania, BY HAYDEN MITMAN

Leach, who co-wrote the legislation signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf earlier this year, said Pennsylvania's medical marijuana bill is one of the best of its kind "in the country."
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phillyvoice
September 8, 2016

City Council asks: What will medical marijuana mean for Philadelphia? BY HAYDEN MITMAN

On Friday, its Committee on Public Health and Human Services will hold a hearing with the legislative sponsors of the medical marijuana act and experts on the cannabis industry to discuss its implications for the city. They will include state…
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