Author: Elizabeth Thompson

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Medical marijuana legislation could put NC in the green, advocates say

As an NC Senate bill that would legalize medical marijuana gains traction, advocates and businesses call for the narrow bill to be expanded, citing economic opportunity. By Elizabeth Thompson, Mona Dougani A bipartisan bill in the North Carolina Senate would make medical marijuana legal for people with a set group of diseases. But for Principal Chief Richard Sneed of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, it’s a race against time…