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Talking Points: A cannabis Q&A with Ga. Rep. Allen Peake

Talking Points: A cannabis Q&A with Ga. Rep. Allen Peake

May 11, 2016

I got involved with this when I met a 4-year-old girl named Haylee Cox who was suffering from seizures. Her mom was looking at moving to Colorado where medical cannabis is legal, because there had been some significant opportunities for children with seizures. Her mother called me and asked if we could help her. When I met her daughter, I was faced with the question any of us would ask: “what would I do if this was my child?”

Governor Nathan Deal signs House Bill 1 into law surrounded by supporters of medical cannabis. He waited to sign the bill until the end of the legislative session to ensure its passing. Haleigh Cox was issued Georgia’s first medical marijuana card at the signing.

For medical use only

June 8, 2015

On April 16th, Governor Nathan Deal brought the state of Georgia into a new era – the era of medical...

Decatur High School, GA
medical marijuana