Proponents, detractors weigh in on idea of legalized pot in Minn.

With the passage Tuesday of a law allowing medical use of marijuana for cancer patients in Massachusetts -- and the legalization of pot in Colorado and Washington for recreational use -- proponents and detractors of legalized marijuana in Minnesota are pondering the future of a similar measures.
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With the passage Tuesday of a law allowing medical use of marijuana for cancer patients in Massachusetts -- and the legalization of pot in Colorado and Washington for recreational use -- proponents and detractors of legalized marijuana in Minnesota are pondering the future of a similar measures, KMSP-TV reported.

Medical marijuana almost made it to Minnesota once before, as lawmakers passed a bill to allow its use in 2009 -- which in turn was vetoed by then-Gov. Tim Pawlenty.

See KMSP's video report below:

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