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Lawmakers in Richmond are getting ready to wrap up the General Assembly session and head home without taking any action on gun control.

Will Marijuana Med Be Made in Virginia?

Feb 26, 2016

Many people who suffer from epilepsy report that a medication derived from the marijuana plant doesn’t get them high but does prevent seizures, and after parents lobbied for their sick children to have access, Virginia’s legislature signed off.  Now, those parents want the General Assembly to legalize manufacture and distribution of cannabidiol or CBD oil as Sandy Hausman reports.