Minnesota medical marijuana bill up for discussion at state house today


Maria Botker throws her arms forward and droops her head, mimicking, in slow-motion, the way in which her seven-year-old daughter wilts daily. She calls the worst of these “drop seizures.” The Botkers live a fragmented life between Minnesota and Colorado so they can get access to Charlotte’s Web — a strain of marijuana that, when ingested as an oil, has been shown to control epilepsy and help children like theirs regain cognitive functions.
“This is not the way we want to live,” Botker says.
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