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.
Chicago's First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens Its DoorsChicago's first medical marijuana dispensary, Dispensary 33, officially opened its doors today at the corner of Clark and Argyle in what was once a pizza place.
Is Marijuana Addictive?With many states now pushing for the legalization of marijuana, its potential as an addictive substance is hotly debated. Advocates claim that the drug is not addictive, while opponents commonly label it as a gateway drug.
Illinois Begins Medical Marijuana SalesThe long wait for relief could be coming to an end for thousands of people who suffer from painful diseases or conditions, as medical marijuana sales were set to begin Monday at eight dispensaries across Illinois.