COLUMBUS - 

State Senators Dave Burke (R-Marysville) and Kenny Yuko (D-Richmond Heights) today announced details for a statewide tour to gather input from Ohioans on whether marijuana should be decriminalized for limited medical use. Last week, Burke and Yuko hosted a press conference outlining their plan to host a series of public events across Ohio. 

Cleveland State University will host the first public forum which will be held 10 a.m. on Saturday, January 30, 2016 in the Gerald H. Gordon Conference Pavilion of the Wolstein Center. 

The public is encouraged to attend the forums in-person or submit written testimony directly to Senator Burke at Burke@OhioSenate.gov and Senator Yuko atYuko@OhioSenate.gov

The exact date, time and site location for the event in Columbus will be announced at a later date. Details for the events to be held in Cleveland, Cincinnati and Toledo are provided below: 


CLEVELAND
Cleveland State University
Gerald H. Gordon Conference Pavilion, Wolstein Center
10 a.m., Saturday, January 30, 2016

CINCINNATI
University of Cincinnati 
Kresge Auditorium, Medical Science Building
11 a.m., Thursday, February 4, 2016

TOLEDO
University of Toledo
Scott Park Campus Auditorium
11 a.m., Thursday, February 11, 2016
 
For media interested in attending, please contact Clark Siddle atClark.Siddle@OhioSenate.gov or (614) 466-9009.
 
 
 
  
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