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Dispensing Medical Marijuana at The Clinic Effingham

By Dawn Schabbing Nick Weske was injured in Iraq as he searched for improvised explosive devices in 2006. A friend died during another mission shortly afterward. “It has been a long journey for me,” said Weske, 29, of Greenville. The disabled U.S. Army veteran obtained his medical cannabis… Read More...

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Medical marijuana dispensary sets up shop in Effingham

By Stan Polanski Daily News   EFFINGHAM — A medical marijuana dispensary has moved to Effingham with plans to open later this month. The Clinic Effingham, located at 1009 Ford Avenue, moved into its location on the north side of the city in the same building complex that… Read More...

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Marijuana Oil: New Hope For Kids With Epilepsy?

By Dorothy Tucker – CBS Chicago There’s a new option in Illinois for children who suffer from epilepsy. A special marijuana oil is now available. It’s a treatment that some kids rely on, CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports. At the age of 10, Sophie Weiss is still learning the basics because… Read More...

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Manager of medical cannabis center excited for future

By John Marx ROCK ISLAND — The thin man wearing the gray baseball cap politely chuckled at the word “typical.” Daily — between 8 a.m. and long after “typical” quitting time — Ryan Suma leaves the 45,000-square-foot medical cannabis cultivation center just off Andalusia Road that holds the… Read More...

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A profile in courage: A legal practice born out of MMJ

By Helen Holzer, MMAA Editor Dina Rollman is a woman on a mission … a medical marijuana mission. The Chicago attorney previously practiced commercial litigation from 2000 to 2014. Formerly a partner with Sperling & Slater, she opened Rollman Law Group – her own cannabis practice… Read More...

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Area medical marijuana facility off to a good start

By Bailey Deitz ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) –  New numbers show more and more medical marijuana cards are being handed out in Illinois and sales are climbing. So far, that’s from at least one of several licensed businesses in our area. The Illinois Department of Public Health… Read More...