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Education

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 […]

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Field Work Progress

Sine Die

The literal translation is “without day,” but the meaning is “without assigning a future date for a meeting or hearing.” Yesterday was the day our state legislature calls “sine die” which signals the last day of the regular session for the year. At the Statehouse, it was an intense day of brokering last-minute compromises between […]

HempQuest

HempQuest will take place on May 4th at Quest Brewing Co in Greenville, SC. This event is hosted by Cannabis Forward and will feature presentations on hemp, a film screening, vendors, live music, and a food truck! And, yes….that is Star Wars Day so dress appropriately! This is a free event, but a suggested Love […]

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MY ANECDOTAL EVIDENCE FOR SOUTH CAROLINA

Anecdotal evidence is routinely referred to as “subjective, circumstantial, unreliable, untrustworthy, undependable, and sketchy.” My evidence is hard earned! It is not subjective! I am a veteran who served this country for 24 years and suffers from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), wrestling with severe anger and violence issues. The descriptions of my symptoms and actions […]

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Cannabis News

Marijuana: Most Dangerous Drug In America

S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson described marijuana (cannabis) as “the most dangerous drug” in America. These comments are disingenuous and disrespectful to over two million patients in America that use cannabis for medical purposes to treat debilitating conditions. In 2017 (the most recent year for which S.C. DHEC data is available), 1,001 people died of […]