Jimmy Higdon

Government
4:41 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Lawmakers Consider Medical Marijuana as Treatment for PTSD

Jimmy Higdon
Credit lrc.ky.gov

A Kentucky legislative committee heard testimony this week from veterans who say marijuana helps them treat symptoms of their post-traumatic stress disorder. Veterans say medical marijuana would alleviate PTSD symptoms better than pharmaceutical drugs.

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Government
4:18 pm
Wed March 19, 2014

Senate Bill to Ban Tanning Beds for Minors Fails

Credit LRC Public Information

Legislation to ban most minors from Kentucky tanning beds has failed in committee. The House-approved measure fell two votes shy of passage in the Senate Health and Welfare Committee.  

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