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Gov. Deal pushes for clinical drug trials of marijuana derivative

Gov. Deal pushes for clinical drug trials of  marijuana derivative

Gov. Deal pushes for clinical drug trials of marijuana derivative

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    AUGUSTA, Ga. — Georgia's governor is pushing clinical trials for a marijuana-derived drug that proponents say could help treat severe seizure disorders among children, an unlikely election-year move for a Republican in a conservative part of the country that is just beginning to warm up to medical marijuana in narrow circumstances.


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