Portsmouth Sen. Lucas fails in effort to legalize marijuana derivatives for treating cancer

Screen Shot 2016-03-24 at 9.30.45 PM2/22/16–State Sen. Louise Lucas has been stymied in an attempt to legalize derivatives of the marijuana plant for treating cancer. Lucas’ legislation, store which sailed through the Senate on a 38-2 vote this month, was rejected Monday by a House of Delegates subcommittee after almost no debate, halting its progress for the year. Read