Parents lobby lawmakers on medical marijuana
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Parents of children suffering from severe epilepsy and other illnesses got a sympathetic reaction from Florida lawmakers considering the legalization of a new marijuana strain that shows promising results for controlling seizures.
"We don't have time to wait," said Paige Figi, the mother of a 7-year-old girl for whom the strain "Charlotte's Web" is named.
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