Senate Committee to Discuss Medical Marijuana

Created: 04/28/2014 7:19 AM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A Minnesota Senate committee will discuss medical marijuana starting Monday.

The bill is expected to go before two committees this week. This latest version allows doctors to prescribe the drug for patients with certain illnesses like cancer or chronic Epilepsy.

However, Governor Dayton has said he won't sign off on it without backing from law enforcement.