Here’s the Associated Press version. Watch Missoulian.com for an expanded story:
HELENA – The House Monday gave final approval to the repeal of Montana’s medical marijuana law and sent it to the Senate.
On a final House vote, House Bill 161, by Speaker Mike Milburn, R-Cascade passed 62-37.
It now moves to the [...]
“How do I carry out the wishes of Missoula County and at the same time enforce state law as a result?”
Missoula County Attorney Fred Van Valkenburg, testifying before a legislative committee in favor of a bill to overturn Missoula County’s 2006 initiative that declared marijuana to be local law enforcement’s lowest [...]
OK, I made that first part up.
Chuck Johnson of the Missoulian’s State Bureau, has this update on the actual news about the medical marijuana law:
HELENA – By a 63-37 margin, the Montana House voted Thursday to repeal the voter-passed 2004 law that legalized the use of marijuana for medical purposes. [...]