Lawsuit Filed To Allow Medical Marijuana Use At SchoolThe parents of an 11-year-old student being treated for leukemia have filed the suit, which challenges Illinois law.
Job Seeker Caught In State-Federal Spat Over Medical MarijuanaIllinois allows some patients to consume physician-prescribed marijuana, but the feds don't recognize it as a legal drug. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Mundelein Marijuana Dispensary Celebrates 4-20 With Patient Appreciation Day4-20 is Patient Appreciation Day at a Mundelein marijuana dispensary where the mood was festive, and the waiting room was full.
Medical Marijuana Use Rejected For Intractable Pain, Autism In IllinoisIllinois law lists dozens of diseases, including cancer, multiple sclerosis and AIDS, that can qualify a patient for cannabis use.
Cannabis Product May Help Your Ailing Pet, Veterinarian SaysNo one's trying to get your dog high. Non-addictive cannabinoids are successfully treating some symptoms in pets, one Chicago veterinarian tells CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez.
2 Investigators: Patient, 77, Waits -- And Waits -- For Her Medical Marijuana CardDo Illinois patients have too many hoops to jump through? CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Illinois Marijuana Sales Top $20M Since Program BeganMedical marijuana sales reached more than $3.8 million last month at licensed dispensaries throughout Illinois.
New Medical Marijuana Patch Fights PainExperts say it all starts with a conversation with your doctor to find out if you're eligible for treatment.
Medical Marijuana Advocates Cheer Gov. Rauner's About-Face On Program ExpansionAn agreement adds post-traumatic stress syndrome and terminal illnesses to the list of qualifying conditions.
Gov. Rauner Signals Support Of Medical Marijuana ExpansionRepublican Bruce Rauner has previously rejected attempts at expansion.
Gov. Rauner Blasted For Not Allowing More Patients To Tap Medical MarijuanaThe Rauner administration recently declined to widen the list of ailments that makes patients eligible for medical marijuana. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Rauner Blocks Another Bid To Expand Medical Marijuana In IllinoisRepublican Gov. Bruce Rauner signaled his distaste for broadening the state's new medical marijuana program, declining to add chronic pain and seven other health conditions to the list of diseases that can be treated with the drug.
Illinois Medical Marijuana Sales Surpass $1 MillionProgram director Joseph Wright on Monday announced sales figures since Nov. 9, when Illinois launched regulated sales with the opening of the state's first licensed cannabis dispensaries.
Illinois Patients Spent Nearly $2 Million On Medical Marijuana In Program's First Two Months Illinois has collected roughly $107,000 in taxes in the pilot program.
Plan Pulled For Medical-Marijuana Dispensary On South SideOriginally, Ald. Michelle Harris had expressed support for the planned medical marijuana dispensary at 1111 East 87th Street.