Chicago, USA. Lawmakers voted 61 votes for (57 votes against) a 4-year pilot program to allow medical marijuana be used by Chicago citizens following a lengthy debate
Lawmakers cheered as the resolution was passed. Opponents had argued against the bill but the vote was passed out of compassion for those that need cannabis to treat medical conditions.
The full story is here in the Chicago Tribune https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-illinois-legislature-marijuana-20130418,0,3965577.story
We wonder how long it will be before half of the USA has legal marijuanaApril 18th 2013