Medical marijuana study group to hear law enforcement opinions in Carrollton

Co-chairmen District 67 State Rep. Micah Gravley, R-Douglasville, and State Sen. Matt Brass, R-Newnan, today announced details of the second meeting of the Joint Legislative Study Commission on Low THC Medical Oil Access.

The meeting is set for Sept. 18 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on the lower level of building Z-6 at The University of West Georgia in Carrollton, a news release stated. It will focus on testimony from various organizations such as dispensaries, regulatory agencies and law enforcement entities to address current access issues.

“The primary purpose of this hearing is to allow testimony from organizations in regard to legally dispensing the low THC cannabis oil,” Gravley said.

“As the law currently stands, we have a classic ‘Catch 22,’ in that patients are given a choice to break the law or suffer.

“Although this medicine is technically legal, we have yet to pass legislation on how to dispense the oil to Georgia

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