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Digital Content Producer
September 18, 2019 - 10:19 am
O'FALLON, Ill. (KFTK) — Metro East residents looking forward to recreational marijuana won't be able to get it in O'Fallon. The city council approved an ordinance declaring dispensaries public nuisances. Mayor Herb Roach says O'Fallon is known for safety and high-quality education. When asked how...
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marijuana smoking on campus
Digital Content Producer
September 12, 2019 - 4:33 pm
"There's a law currently that says it's illegal to smoke on a public university campus in the state of Illinois."
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shredding documents
June 26, 2019 - 3:53 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — There are nearly 800,000 criminal records in Illinois for marijuana possession despite a new state law legalizing it. So part of the legislation that Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed Tuesday is aimed at destroying those documents. The law takes effect Jan. 1 and allows possession...
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June 25, 2019 - 12:57 pm
By JOHN O'CONNOR/AP Political Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois' new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation that makes the state the 11th to legalize small amounts of marijuana for recreational use and the second to approve it through the Legislature rather than...
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