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Medical marijuana bill close to passing Illinois House: Lang

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State representative Lou Lang said the bill to legalize medical marijuana is just one or two votes short of passing the Illinois House.

Lang said he's close to getting the support he needs for a four-year pilot program.

The Skokie democrat's measure would allow patients with specific medical conditions to obtain marijuana legally.

Patients would be limited to 2.5 oz. every two weeks.

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