A retired law enforcement officer, Schickel once steadfastly opposed medical cannabis, but his stance has softened. Now he says he’s approaching the question with an open mind.
The Alabama Senate voted 22 to 11 Thursday to allow the use of medical marijuana for certain medical conditions.
Beirut, Lebanon – Lebanon’s parliament is set to vote on a law that would legalise the cultivation of cannabis for medical and industrial use in an effort to boost its crippled economy and curb illicit production of the psychoactive plant.
The state’s list of qualifying conditions covers a range of conditions, including HIV/AIDS, cancer, post-traumatic stress disorder and terminal illnesses. The list also covers people with autism, people living in hospice care and those with a rare condition or disease affecting less than 200,000 people in the United States.