Thursday, April 2nd, 2015
Janea Cox expresses support for a deal legalizing the cannabis oil that is expected to help control the seizures suffered by daughter, Haleigh, right. Photo by Bob Andres / AJC

Medical marijuana in Georgia

The legalization of a cannabis oil for certain medical conditions in Georgia is just a governor's signature away from reality.

The two-year battle for medical marijuana has lent itself to several claims and counterclaims that PolitiFact Georgia checked as the debate wound its way under the Gold Dome.
 

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