Groups sue to block medical marijuana compromise in Utah

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Groups sue to block medical marijuana compromise in Utah

Letesha Case holds her daughter Aurora Case, 2, as they sit next to their sign Monday Dec. 3, 2018, at the Utah state Capitol in Salt Lake City. Lawmakers in conservative Utah passed sweeping changes Monday to a new voter-approved medical-marijuana ballot measure under a planned compromise that secured the support of the influential Mormon church but sparked a backlash from advocates. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
FILE - In this June 21, 2018, file photo, a laboratory manager holds a cannabis sample in Oakland, Calif. Utah lawmakers are expected to meet Monday, Dec. 3, and pass changes to a voter-approved ballot measure legalizing medical marijuana, a plan that was announced as a broad compromise but has since generated backlash. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
People look on as the Utah Legislature went into session Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Utah lawmakers are meeting to consider changes to a voter-approved ballot initiative legalizing medical marijuana in a move that has generated backlash among supporters of the pot measure. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Groups sue to block medical marijuana compromise in Utah

Letesha Case holds her daughter Aurora Case, 2, as they sit next to their sign Monday Dec. 3, 2018, at the Utah state Capitol in Salt Lake City. Lawmakers in conservative Utah passed sweeping changes Monday to a new voter-approved medical-marijuana ballot measure under a planned compromise that secured the support of the influential Mormon church but sparked a backlash from advocates. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
FILE - In this June 21, 2018, file photo, a laboratory manager holds a cannabis sample in Oakland, Calif. Utah lawmakers are expected to meet Monday, Dec. 3, and pass changes to a voter-approved ballot measure legalizing medical marijuana, a plan that was announced as a broad compromise but has since generated backlash. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)
People look on as the Utah Legislature went into session Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Utah lawmakers are meeting to consider changes to a voter-approved ballot initiative legalizing medical marijuana in a move that has generated backlash among supporters of the pot measure. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)