South Carolina Senator Says Medical Marijuana Would Be Regulated From ‘Seed to Sale’
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South Carolina Senator Says Medical Marijuana Would Be Regulated From ‘Seed to Sale’

Sen. Tom Davis led a Senate subcommittee as it sought to quell opposition from religious groups, law enforcement and South Carolina’s largest medical association.

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COLUMBIA — State lawmakers began their first highly anticipated review of a bill legalizing medical marijuana in South Carolina on Wednesday, seeking to tighten regulations and temper concerns it will lead to people using the drug recreationally.  

Sen. Tom Davis, R-Beaufort, led a Senate subcommittee as it sought to quell opposition from religious groups, law enforcement and South Carolina’s largest medical association.

The panel didn’t take a vote on the measure, but it offered an introduction into how the bill might be altered moving forward. 

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