South Carolina Compassionate Care Alliance

South Carolina Medical Marijuana Advocates
  • 2020 Candidate Medical Cannabis Survey Data
    Recently we developed a poll for candidates seeking office in the upcoming primaries. We asked them each the following five questions with the answers being either Agree, Disagree, or Undecided. Here is how each candidate responded, we will update this data as more responses continue to trickle in. House Race Responses District 3 District 5 […]
  • CHIEF KEEL ASKS, “WHAT ABOUT THE CHILDREN?”
    In the most recent hearing on South Carolina’s medical cannabis bill, legislators finally began asking SLED’s Chief Keel some tough questions. When pressed, Chief Keel could not respond on the substance so he resorted to sympathy pleas. His eyes filled with alligator tears, he asked “But what about the children?” The fact of the matter […]
  • Chief Keel says: IT IS ALL ABOUT THE MONEY!
    In the United States there are 33 states where medical cannabis is legal, but NOT South Carolina, and here is the single biggest reason why: At a recent hearing of the Medical Affairs Committee in the South Carolina Legislature where the topic was legalizing medical cannabis, Chief Mark Keel, Chief of the SC Law Enforcement […]
  • South Carolina and CBD: What the Present Looks Like for the State’s Cannabis Laws
    In 2014, the South Carolina General Assembly passed Senate Bill 1035. It allowed the use, selling, and buying of CBD hemp oil as long as the oil itself contained as little as 0.3% of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). CBD hemp oil is a recognized co-product of hemp-based production, and legally, it has the same status as hemp-based […]
  • The Second Annual Medical Cannabis Conference at MUSC
    Dr. Ethan Russo (KEYNOTE SPEAKER) Please join us for the 2nd Annual Update on Medical Cannabis. At this conference, experts will review the most current evidence-based science and how that translates to clinical research, legislation and medical practice. Attendees can expect to learn through engaging lectures, discussions, and case vignettes with a variety of medical […]