Last Thursday a group of leaders from the Drug Policy Reform Network of Oklahoma (DPRN) went to the state capitol to discuss the essential oversight with many House & Senate members. The group took an informal tally of the legislators regarding the idea of letting Physicians make the medical decision in the same way they trust the medical professionals handle opiates (Morphine & other pain meds), and methamphetamines (Ritalin). Only a handful of legislators were unwilling to consider medical marijuana possibilities. the vast majority is at least open to a responsible implementation. Some are willing to go further and enact a Colorado model of legalization of even casual consumption in a manner similar to Oklahoma's liquor policy.
The group at the capitol included;
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David Van Risseghem is the Director of Sooner Politics.org. The resource is committed to informing & mobilizing conservative Oklahomans for civic reform. This endeavor seeks to utilize the efforts of all cooperative facets of the Conservative movement...