Epileptic high school athlete at center of cannabis oil debate - Cannabis News

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. - A high school athlete is at the center of a cannabis oil debate. He is one of 1,700 patients to sign up throughout the state for medical marijuana, but his high school says he can't bring it on campus.

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Cannabis for kids: Some parents praise pot to treat autism, other disorders despite lack of research - Cannabis News

A parents advocacy group organizes for pot instead of pills.

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Georgia Lawmaker Deals Cannabis Oil in Shadows of the Law – Cannabis News

MACON, Ga. (AP) -- Once a month, a cardboard box from Colorado appears at the office of a conservative Christian lawmaker in central Georgia, filled with derivatives of marijuana, to be distributed around the state in the shadows of the law.

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Georgia Lawmaker Deals Cannabis Oil in Shadows of the Law – Cannabis News

MACON, Ga. (AP) -- Once a month, a cardboard box from Colorado appears at the office of a conservative Christian lawmaker in central Georgia, filled with derivatives of marijuana, to be distributed around the state in the shadows of the law.

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Four-year old Georgia boy ‘different child’ on cannabis oil – Cannabis News

BROOKHAVEN, Ga. - Cannabis oil has become part of Georgia mom Julianne Martin's new routine.

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Moms secretly treating postpartum depression with marijuana – Cannabis News

Currently, 28 states allow medical marijuana for a number of conditions including postpartum depression. The stigma is slowly fading in places like California where doctors can now recommend cannabis to their patients.

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I made my son cannabis cookies. They changed his life – Cannabis News

It seemed like a miracle. And seven years later, it’s still working. But unlike with other wonder drugs, we can’t just pop into the pharmacy for refills.

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‘Kind of taboo’: Pot industry moms form support group in an era of legalization – Cannabis News

The parents say they are proud of their professions, but they don’t want their children to be inundated with marijuana talk — or, worse, to be judged at school by adults and children who disapprove of their parents’ work.

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Connecticut boy is state’s first medical marijuana pediatric patient – Cannabis News

STONINGTON & BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — On October 1, medical marijuana became available to pediatric patients in Connecticut and three days later Linda Lloyd walked into Bluepoint Wellness in Branford.

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Hundreds mourn Jack Splitt, young advocate for medical marijuana and special-needs children – Cannabis News

A crowd of hundreds on Thursday remembered Splitt, a Colorado teenager who battled cerebral palsy and whose lobbying efforts at the state Capitol changed the law not once but twice.

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Hundreds mourn Jack Splitt, young advocate for medical marijuana and special-needs children – Cannabis News

A crowd of hundreds on Thursday remembered Splitt, a Colorado teenager who battled cerebral palsy and whose lobbying efforts at the state Capitol changed the law not once but twice.

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Republican says daughter’s pain is why South Carolina needs medical marijuana – Cannabis News

For five years, Republican state Rep. Peter McCoy of James Island was a state prosecutor in Charleston, working hundreds of drug cases along the way.

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Georgia parents furious over marijuana ruling – Cannabis News

ATLANTA - Georgia parents fighting to get their children potentially life changing medicine are furious over a federal government’s decision on marijuana.

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Georgia parents furious over marijuana ruling – Cannabis News

ATLANTA - Georgia parents fighting to get their children potentially life changing medicine are furious over a federal government’s decision on marijuana.

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Marijuana industry finds unlikely spokespeople in athletes and parents – Cannabis News

Few industries have been able to change their narratives as drastically as legal marijuana, and it has done so with the help of two sympathetic groups: Football players with a traumatic brain disease and sick children.

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Mother of Cork boy receiving US cannabis treatment - 'It’s illogical to not have it in Ireland' – Marijuana News

Since relocating to the US, the positive changes in Tristan’s condition and well-being have convinced Yvonne that her desperate decision to leave their home in Ireland was the right one.

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Cannabis crusade: Colorado's medical marijuana moms changing U.S. drug laws – Marijuana News

These “medical refugees”, families who relocated to Colorado for legal medical marijuana treatment, have helped to change cannabis laws in at least 19 states.

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Cannabis crusade: Colorado's medical marijuana moms changing U.S. drug laws – Marijuana News

These “medical refugees”, families who relocated to Colorado for legal medical marijuana treatment, have helped to change cannabis laws in at least 19 states.

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Kansas holds children of Colorado veteran who uses medical marijuana – Marijuana News

Raymond Schwab, an honorably discharged veteran, moved to Colorado last year to get treated for post-traumatic stress and chronic pain with medical marijuana. He didn't expect Kansas would take his children in return.

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Medical marijuana: Will it be available in New York by Jan. 5? – Marijuana News

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WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. (WKBW) - Registration is now open for patients looking to buy medical marijuana in New York State. Dispensaries, including two locations in Western New York are set to open on January 5th.

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