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Pioneer Press Photo by Ben Garvin From left is Jessica Hauser, Kathy Engstrom, Angela Garin and Kim Kelsey, along with parents of children who would benefit from medical marijuana, listen in the back of a press conference as Sen. Scott Dibble, DFL- Minneapolis and Rep. Carly Melin, DFL- Hibbing announced a bipartisan compromise bill legalizing certain forms of medical marijuana May 15 during a press conference at the Capitol in St. Paul, Minn.

Dayton signs medical marijuana bill

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Gov. Mark Dayton signed the medical marijuana bill into law on Thursday, but there are mixed feelings among supporters.


Advocates are planning to gather outside the Governor’s Residence today and present him with 33 flowers, each meant to represent 1,000 people the new law does not help.

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