Illinois Lawmakers Hear Case For Legal Marijuana – 4/20/17

Last Updated on April 20th, 2017

Written by Kendra Tillman

>>Illinois Lawmakers Hear Case For Legal Marijuana

The woman who’s leading Illinois’ push for legal, recreation marijuana says two years ago she would’ve voted ‘No.’ But yesterday, Chicago Democrat Heather Steans told a legislative hearing in Chicago that she’s changed her mind. Steans listened as advocates made the case for legal marijuana, and supporters say three-quarters of a million people already use it. Marijuana critics will get their day before lawmakers soon.