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New Hope for Epileptic Children in Tennessee Through Cannabis Oil, HB0197

Tennessee has just unanimously approved medical cannabis house bill HB0197 on Monday night which would allow for persons diagnosed with epilepsy to possess cannabis oil containing cannabidiol (CBD) in an amount less than 0.9% THC. Tennessee law had previously excluded this specific cannabis oil composition from their definition of “marijuana” in order to allow clinical research studies into intractable seizures …

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Senate Bill to Legalize Medical Marijuana Proposed

Proper medical research cannot be performed due to federal schedule 1 classification. Many patients suffering due to restricted access to effective medicines Banks will not work with dispensaries and growers due to federal classification Last year, a policy was adopted by congress in the appropriations bill which would stop federal funding of enforcement actions against medical marijuana patients. Today, a …

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