Author: Jeanne Ohta

Jeanne Y. Ohta is the Executive Director of Drug Policy Forum of Hawaii

Hawaii Medical Marijuana Bill Passes House Finance Committee

UPDATED A bill that would move Hawaii’s medical marijuana program from the Department of Public Safety to the Department of Health was passed with amendments by the Finance Committee on Friday, February 22, 2013.
The votes were as follows: 17 Ayes: …

Action Alert: Medical Marijuana Patients Can Save SB 1458

Hawaii Senate Bill 1458 SD2, which creates medical marijuana compassion centers was heavily amended last week by the House Committees on Health and Public Safety.
A hearing has now been scheduled for Tuesday, March 22.  The Drug Policy Forum of Hawaii is …