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  • The Medical Marijuana Mess: A Prescription for Fixing a Broken Policy

    In this Brookings Essay, John Hudak writes on the uncertainty and inconsistency surrounding federal and state laws for medical marijuana use, distribution, and research, which is placing unnecessary obstacles in the way of suffering patients, their families, and the people trying to help them. IN 2013, PATRICK AND BETH COLLINS WERE DESPERATE.Thirteen‐year‐old Jennifer, the younger […]

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  • Study: Cannabis Bill Could Generate Millions in Louisiana Tax Revenue

    Potential Revenue Exceeds $13 million Baton Rouge, LA, March 1, 2016 – The Marijuana Policy Group (MPG) recently released a study that shows that as much as $13.36 million in annual revenue can be generated in Louisiana by levying a four percent sales and use tax on medical marijuana. The Louisiana legislature is currently formulating […]

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  • Medical Cannabis Bill Could Create Budget Boon for Louisiana

    Tax Revenue Potential Exceeds $13 million Baton Rouge, LA, March 1, 2016 – A Louisiana House bill could provide some much needed relief for Louisiana’s budget deficit. The bill proposes a four percent sales and use tax on the quarterly gross sales of any licensed medical marijuana production facility. Under current Louisiana law, prescription medications, […]

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