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Colorado Medical Marijuana: Teen With Life-Threatening Disease Caught In Red-Tape Nightmare

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Bill Smith has a very rare life-threatening disease. He is 16 years old. He's missed about a year of school. A few months ago his doctors decided to try Smith on medical marijuana. It worked like a miracle drug. It worked so well that Smith is home from the hospital and ready to resume high school.

State law (HB 10-1284) and his school district's strict adherence to the law are conspiring to make going back to school very difficult for Smith (not his real name).

Read the whole story at Colorado Independent