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Hearing Held in Charleston on Proposed Medical Marijuana Bill

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The House Health and Human Resources Committee held a hearing in Charleston Thursday on a bill that could legalize the use of medical marijuana.

Delegate Mike Mannypenny of Taylor County introduced the bill which would allow patients with serious illnesses to obtain and use medical marijuana, if doctors recommended it.

It currently has nine co-sponsors including two Republican delegates.