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Jesse Paul ~ The Denver Post ~
Levy Thamba, 19, leaped to his death last year after eating marijuana-infused cookies.
Christopher S Hopper ~ 11Alive.com ~
Erin Cleveland continues the journey to improving her 2-year-old daughter Lainey's life.
Jordan Schrader ~ The News Tribune ~
An overhaul of Washington State’s medical-marijuana system adds PTSD and traumatic brain injuries to the conditions a medical provider can cite in authorizing the drug.
Jennifer Bogdan ~ Providence Journal ~
The number of patients enrolled in the state's medical marijuana program has exploded in the past two and half years, more than doubling from 4,849 in 2013 to 11,620 today.
BROOKHAVEN, GA (CBS46) - For the first time, Georgia families are picking up state-issued cards that allow them to legally possess cannabis oil as a treatment for certain medical conditions.
State officials expect enrollment to keep growing; 276 patients are already certified.
Electa Draper~ Denver Post ~
Colorado declines to become 10th state to include condition in medical marijuana program.
A Colorado company that has gained national attention for developing “Charlotte’s Web” hemp oil for epilepsy patients has started mailing it to customers in Iowa.
BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – A Boulder marijuana company says it has a new breakthrough for medical marijuana patients — a marijuana capsule that looks and acts more like traditional pharmaceuticals.
Sheldon Gardner ~ St. Augustine Record
A local nursery is being considered for a license from the state’s health department, to grow a cannabis strain that’s been used to treat a variety of medical ailments.