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Shipping proposal outlined for medical marijuana by legislator

...not support cultivation of cannabis in the state.The compromise disappointed some Georgia parents of children with seizure disorders who moved to Colorado, where marijuana products are legal. They worry that some Georgians will be unable to afford the trip...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-27/shipping-proposal-outlin
Lawmaker to introduce bill legalizing cannabis oil

...bill legalizing cannabis oil for people with cancer, seizure disorders and other chronic diseases Mon day as the General Assem bly...disappointed some Georgia parents of children with seizure disorders who moved to Colorado, where the oil is legal. They worry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-23/lawmaker-introduce-bill-
T.W. Josey teacher creates children's show to make change

...child, and Buzz, a rapping fly voiced by his 9-year-old son Exavier, diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The two live in a house with kid insects, including Gigi, a grasshopper voiced by his 12-year-old daughter, Kennedy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-23/tw-josey-teacher-creates-
1993 slaying of Aiken County woman remains unsolved

...Fields, 51, was reported missing July 28, 1993. Her house on Lander Lane in the College Acres neighborhood was in a state of disorder and her car, which was caked in mud, was parked in a spot where she normally didn't leave it. A rear window was smashed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-18/1993-slaying-aiken-cou
Georgia man convicted in killing outside preschool argues his conviction should be reversed

...issued a veiled threat to the woman;? didn't allow the defense to reference the records of a family therapist Neuman and his wife had seen that included notations that Neuman was suicidal and suffering from a mood disorder.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-17/georgia-man-convicted-
NHL's motion to dismiss concussion suit is heard

...The former players have been seeking unspecified financial damages and NHL-funded medical monitoring for neurological disorders, alleging the league had the knowledge and resources to better prevent head trauma, failed to properly warn players of such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-08/nhls-motion-dismiss-concus
Families say immunity not enough for medical marijuana

...untreatable seizures and other disorders who want access to a marijuana-derived...Alaina, has the seizure disorder Dravet syndrome. "There...receiving the oil for her seizure disorders since early December and it...Lennox-Gastaut syndrome seizure disorder. But others might, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-13/families-say-immunity-no
Georgia executes man convicted of 1998 killing of sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop

...doctors had diagnosed Brannan with post-traumatic stress disorder in 1984 and determined that his condition had deteriorated...petition said. That mental illness was compounded by bipolar disorder diagnosed in 1996, his lawyers added.Brannan was convicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-13/georgia-executes-man-c
Clemency petition calls death-row inmate mentally ill

...Administration doctors diagnosed him with post-traumatic stress disorder in 1984 and determined that his condition had deteriorated...petition says. That mental illness was compounded by bipolar disorder diagnosed in 1996.The jury did not hear firsthand details...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-07/clemency-petition-call
Across the region

...oil legally available for the ill. The oil is harvested from marijuana plants and used to treat people with some seizure disorders.Voters were more closely divided on whether to legalize recreational marijuana use. The poll found 46 percent of voters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-10/across-region