APNewsBreak: Pot clients prompt Ohio medical board recusal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The head of Ohio's state medical board says he won't participate in establishing rules for certifying doctors under Ohio's new medical marijuana law after taking on lobbying clients associated with the budding industry.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent

Questions remain as Ohio medical marijuana law takes effect

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is yet to outline how exactly its new medical marijuana law will work even as it is set to take effect Thursday, leaving a host of unanswered questions by doctors, patients, pharmacists, police and many others.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent

Ohio fracking foes claim fundamental right to charter votes

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys seeking to restore a series of anti-fracking measures to fall Ohio ballots are telling the Ohio Supreme Court that getting a chance to decide the issues is a fundamental right of the voters.