According to a recent poll, 72 percent of South Carolina residents support cannabis being used for medical purposes.
SC Compassionate Care Act
Rep. Todd Rutherford is optimistic that the tightly written bill will pass to the governor’s desk.
Medical marijuana was once again center stage at the Statehouse Tuesday, as Republican Senator Tom Davis of Beaufort joined those with serious medical conditions to call on the Senate to pass the Compassionate Care Act. The pass of this bill would allow patients with debilitating medical conditions, and a doctor’s certification, to access medical cannabis from regulated facilities.
A group of veterans called on the state legislature to pass the Compassionate Care Act Monday. The legislation would legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes.
Columbia, SC (WOLO) — Wednesday April 10th, 2019 was the crossover deadline for bills working through the State House. Bills that made the cut, include a measure overhauling the State’s education system and a proposal to improve ride share safety. But not everything was able to make it through this go round. One of the bills that did not make…
IRMO, S.C. (WOLO) – As the legislature prepares to address the issue of medical marijuana, one Irmo family says their daughter’s life is at stake. Tom and Mandy Keefer have four children. Their youngest, Raelyn, has a rare genetic disorder that’s frozen her with the mental capacity of an infant. In her three years of life, she’s also faced enormous struggles…