Marijuana legalization Alabama 2015: Senate to consider first medical marijuana bill after committee approval

4/23/15–Lawmakers in Alabama are moving forward with a bill that would legalize medical marijuana, nurse and some believe it has a better chance of passing now than ever before. Senate Bill 326 — the Medical Marijuana Patient Safe Access Act — squeaked through a Senate committee on Wednesday with a 4-3 vote and will now go before the Senate for consideration. It is the first time Alabama senators will consider such a bill, prescription according to AL.com. Read