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House passes pot oil bill

Miss. House passes bill legalizing marijuana oil

Windy and warm Thursday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Mississippi's House of Representatives has passed a bill to make a marijuana oil legal in Mississippi under tightly controlled circumstances.

Also, the Mississippi Supreme Court denied a motion to set an execution date for death row inmate Michelle Byrom.

And, the Vicksburg Police Department is investigating a shooting involving a 16 year old male found on lying on the ground near Harrison and First North Street.

In sports, Mississippi's female sports legends, past and present are spotlighted at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum.

Overcast and 71 degrees. Be sure to watch your full First Alert Forecast.

Check out the Jackson mayoral debate from 7pm to 9pm on WLBT and on

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