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The New Hampshire Senate passed a medical marijuana bill 18-6 Thursday after changing a few key elements that were in the original House bill.
The bill now goes to the House where lawmakers will either agree to the changes or ask the Senate to negotiate a compromise.
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Posted on May 23, 2013 at 10:05pm
The Democratically-led House of Representatives stuck to tradition, killing the Senate-passed bill to legalize casino gambling.
The 199-164 vote snuffed out a much longer debate Wednesday on at least 15 amendments that sought to either perfect or undo the measure that would allow one site to have up to 5,000 slot machines and 150 table games.
Posted on May 22, 2013 at 9:37pm
By John F.J. Sullivan
On May 15, a New Hampshire House joint Fiscal and Ways & Means Committee voted 23-22 against Senate Bill 152, which seeks to clear the way for a single casino in the Granite State’s southern tier. An assessment of the Live Free or Die Alliance’s 13,500 Facebook followers who responded to a related question showed strong support for casino gambling in New Hampshire, though a significant level of opposition was also evident.
In the wake…
Posted on May 22, 2013 at 1:28pm
About half of all states, including Massachusetts, certify specialists in problem gambling. New Hampshire doesn’t. And gambling addict Ed Talbot says substance abuse counselors aren't effective substitutes. The best bet for help in New Hampshire is to find one of the five Gamblers Anonymous meetings. They’re all in the southern part of the state.
As the New Hampshire House prepares to vote on a casino bill this week, NHPR is bringing you a series of stories that look at the…Continue
Posted on May 21, 2013 at 11:02pm