Marijuana

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Matt Saintsing
June 08, 2018 - 1:22 pm
The issue is divided on Capitol Hill and veterans are stuck in the middle.
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Matt Saintsing
June 05, 2018 - 2:08 pm
Georgia is home to 13 military installations, more than 690,000 veterans, and 4,000 medical marijuana card holders. And last month, the Governor signed a new bill into law that expands the state’s evolving medical marijuana program to include post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and intractable...
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Matt Saintsing
May 29, 2018 - 4:24 pm
They came as far as Alaska to call on the federal government to end marijuana prohibition.
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Matt Saintsing
April 26, 2018 - 4:57 pm
Over 20 organizations have endorsed the bill, which has 39 co-sponsors in the House.
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Matt Saintsing
April 20, 2018 - 4:30 pm
“Cannabis, for me, has been a lifesaving medicine."
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Matt Saintsing
April 20, 2018 - 10:15 am
Many veterans use the plant as medicine to help cope with the physical and mental wounds from war—both the invisible and plainly seen.
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Phil Briggs
April 17, 2018 - 11:15 am
Veterans are one step closer to medical marijuana as a viable treatment for the scars of war that plague our community.
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Matt Saintsing
April 11, 2018 - 10:57 am
The former Speaker is coming out in support of medical cannabis in part because of suffering veterans.
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Matt Saintsing
April 03, 2018 - 11:29 am
State-sanctioned access to cannabis may be a crucial part of attacking the opioid epidemic, a crisis that hits veterans twice as hard as non-vets.
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Phil Briggs
March 30, 2018 - 11:49 am
A combat vet and VA psychiatrist reveal some shocking things about PTS meds.
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