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Published: Thursday, March 6 2014 11:00 a.m. MST

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cjb
Bountiful, UT

This is a victory for common sense and compassion.

the old switcharoo
mesa, AZ

It's only prejudice that makes hemp extract newsworthy while narcotics are given freely to children by prescription.

I believe this prejudice came from the vietnam war protests in the 70's.

LDS Liberal
Farmington, UT

"Most of these kids will only live to be 18 or 21 ... but if we can give them a day, or a week or a month of a higher quality of life, then I feel that the state of Utah owes these parents that opportunity to seek this out," Froerer said.

The hemp oil has been shown to drastically reduce seizures, in some cases from 100 seizures a day to zero.

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Hallelujah!
Common Scense triumphs over stiff-necked, myopic, ignorance at last!

Kirk R Graves
West Jordan, UT

Excellent.

PGVikingDad
Pleasant Grove, UT

Hooray to all on Capitol Hill! My wife has been working day-and-night on this legislation since last summer, and its passage will be a monumental victory for people - like our 11-year-old son - who suffer from severe epilepsy. Current pharmaceutical therapies are disastrously ineffective while delivering life-altering side effects, while CBD oil has already rescued children from their lifelong nightmares in Colorado. For many Utah families, this bill holds nothing less than the promise of a real miracle. Let's get it passed, get it signed, and *finally* get that life-preserver in the water!

Open Minded Mormon
Everett, 00

PGVikingDad
Pleasant Grove, UT
Hooray to all on Capitol Hill!

For many Utah families, this bill holds nothing less than the promise of a real miracle. Let's get it passed, get it signed, and *finally* get that life-preserver in the water!

1:34 p.m. March 6, 2014

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Congradulations.

MANY Utah families nothing?
This should be passed just for ONE.

I can't believe those who use a false fear of God, the Word of Wisdom, or Reefer Madness to warrant their callousness of those suffering,

Especially when the D&C 89 WoW speciafically refers to the use of herbs as being ordianed for the use of man.

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