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Editorial: WV Medical Cannabis Advisory Board proposal should go up in smoke

From The Intelligencer of Wheeling:

In authorizing sale of the active ingredient in marijuana, THC, for medicinal use, West Virginia legislators had the good sense to stipulate the smokable version of the weed would not be available. Now, an advisory board plans to recommend that ban be rescinded, in effect.That is crazy, not to mention irresponsible.

Many law enforcement and health care officials worry that even the availability of marijuana in any form for health care reasons could aggravate the state’s existing drug abuse crisis. Allowing sale of smokable marijuana would make that situation even worse, for obvious reasons.

Read the entire editorial at http://www.theintelligencer.net/opinion/editorials/2018/02/proposal-should-go-up-in-smoke/

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