March 06, 2012
Madison NORML Examiner: 30 year old Wisconsin medical marijuana law united diverse group of lawmakers
Posted by Gary Storck
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Here is a look waaaay back at a time when Wisconsin lawmakers of all political stripes united and passed a medical cannabis bill.
By Gary Storck, Madison NORML Examiner
MADISON -- Gov. Tommy G. Thompson, Gov. Scott McCallum, State Supreme Court Justice William A. Bablitch, US Ambassador to Norway Thomas A. Loftus, U.S. Federal Judge Lynn S. Adelman: all names of prominent Wisconsinites from the last few decades forward.
The group, all former Wisconsin legislators, have something else in common - they all voted for a Wisconsin medical marijuana law that passed both houses by wide margins in 1982 and went on to be signed into law by then-Gov. Lee Sherman Dreyfus, a moderate Republican.
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Posted by Gary at March 6, 2012 12:38 AM
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