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Tennessee Drug Overdose Deaths Increase

Tennessee Drug Overdose Deaths Increase Recently released figures show the state continues to have pervasive issues with drugs. In 2016, 1,631 Tennessee residents died from drug overdoses. This is according to the most recent numbers released by the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH). It places 2016 as having the highest amount of drug related deaths…

Tennessee House Criminal Justice Chairman Files Bill to Stop the Decriminalization of Marijuana

Tennessee House Criminal Justice Chairman Files Bill to Stop the Decriminalization of Marijuana Tennessee lawmaker tries to put a stop to marijuana decriminalization in his state William Lamberth, a Republican lawmaker and Chairman of the Tennessee House of Representatives Criminal Justice Committee, has sponsored legislation that would undue several efforts in Tennessee to decriminalize marijuana….

Will Tennessee Ever Allow The Use Of Medical Marijuana?

After a medical marijuana bill dies in the Legislature, Tennessee residents seeking medical marijuana treatment continue to risk harsh criminal penalties In the past several years, legal and cultural acceptance of the use of medical marijuana in the United States has evolved at an ever-growing pace. Nearly half of the US has now approved at…

Tennessee Remains Steadfast As Marijuana Decriminalization Gains Ground In Other States

Why you need a skilled attorney to fight a marijuana possession charge in Tennessee According to various national opinion polls, as well as a survey of current and pending state laws, the marijuana decriminalization movement in the United States continues to gain momentum. Whether by decriminalizing the possession of small amounts of marijuana, permitting it…

Tennessee Remains Steadfast As Marijuana Decriminalization Gains Ground In Other States

TENNESSEE REMAINS STEADFAST AS MARIJUANA DECRIMINALIZATION GAINS GROUND IN OTHER STATES Why you need a skilled attorney to fight a marijuana possession charge in Tennessee According to various national opinion polls, as well as a survey of current and pending state laws, the marijuana decriminalization movement in the United States continues to gain momentum. Whether…