The GOP-controlled North Carolina House Rules Committee killed a medical marijuana legalization bill earlier this week, after lawmakers complained that backers of the measure were bothering them with requests for their support.
As WRAL's N.C. Capitol blog reports, lawmakers allowed only 20 minutes of public debate on the legislation before deciding to give it an "unfavorable report." An infrequently used procedure, such an action effectively prevents any further medical marijuana legalization bills from being considered by the General Assembly this session.
Seen my Doctor this morning, went prepared to talk to him about Marinol and I took some information with me just in case, I showed him my list of treatments that others are using Marinol for, he seemed genuinely interested and asked me what it was, I said THC to which he quickly replied back saying no way will I RX marijuana, I said Doc you didnt even know what it was and how can you blow it off so quickly, I asked him what is he gonna do when N.C. allows for Medicinal Marijuana, he replied back saying he would never RX anyone any form of THC without any explanation why he wouldnt. I told him