It’s fairly easy to joke about the Southwest Cannabis Conference + Expo convening in Fort Worth this weekend (hey, it’s a joint session!).

The timing is fairly amusing, too, a day after Donald Trump speaks in the same building and a few days before the Texas presidential primary -- government officials get in free!

But there will be some serious business going on at the marijuana-advocacy conference, Feb. 27-28 at the Fort Worth Convention Center.

Television personality Montel Williams, who became a medical-marijuana patient in 1999 when he received a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis, will be the keynote speaker.

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Robert Philpot ~ Star-Telegram.com ~

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