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Bishop supports medical marijuana for palliative care :: 04/26/16

The Iowa legislature has approved the use of medical marijuana, but not allowed for its purchase in the state. Bishop Pates was approached by those who support a proposal making medical marijuana available in Iowa. Bishop wrote to legislators that he joins "the 78 percent of Iowans who believe ...

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