LINCOLN — Nebraska finds itself in rarefied air when it comes to medical marijuana.

It’s one of a handful states — a list that includes South Dakota, Kansas, Indiana and West Virginia — that prohibit all forms of medicinal cannabis.

Twenty-eight states offer comprehensive medical marijuana programs while 15 others allow people with certain conditions to use a form of the plant low in THC, the compound that produces the high, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.

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