Some Alabama Lawmakers Ready To Legalize Marijuana-Derived Oil That Helps Control Seizures

ALABAMA: A marijuana-derived substance believed to help control seizures in children would become legal in Alabama under a bill expected to be introduced this afternoon.

Sponsored by state Rep. Mike Ball, R-Madison, the bill would allow parents of children with certain neurological and epileptic disorders to possess CBD, or cannabidiol – an oil that comes from marijuana but does not produce any intoxicating effects. [Read more…]