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Rep. Carly Melin, DFL-Hibbing, introduced a bill Thursday to legalize medical marijuana in Minnesota. Danielle Killey | Forum News Service

Legislative Notebook: Medical marijuana bill introduced ... for next year

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ST. PAUL — People who have serious chronic illnesses such as cancer or multiple sclerosis could legally use marijuana to manage symptoms under a bill proposed in the Minnesota Legislature, a proposal even its supporters say will not see the light of day until next year.


"It’s about quality of life," Rep. Carly Melin, DFL-Hibbing, said.

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