Illinois bill to legalize recreational marijuana wins legislative approval

FILE PHOTO: Cannabis plants grow inside the Tilray factory hothouse in Cantanhede, Portugal April 24, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante/File Photo

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Illinois will become the 11th U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults under a bill that won final passage in the state legislature on Friday. The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives passed the measure in a 66-47 vote, following Senate approval on Wednesday. Democratic Governor J.B. Pritzker said he […]

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