If you haven't heard a bill may be up this year for legalization of medical marijuana. I encourage all residents of sevier and blount county to call the senators office at 615-741-0981 tell them ur support to legalize medical cannibis they will put you on a list and get ur info remember this is a state vote they need to no how there countys stand on the issue spread the word please remember if this passes 1 or 2yrs later it could be legal for recreational use

H.R. 499 would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level, leaving it up to the states to decide whether to allow marijuana for medicinal or recreational use.
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