Kentucky lawmakers warn more research needed


WDRB 12-12-18

Kentucky lawmakers warn more research needed before legalizing medical marijuana

(WDRB) – December 12, 2018

Jaime Montalvo, executive director of Kentuckians for Medical marijuana, said the resolution amounts to a delay tactic.

“It’s a way to pacify the populace, make them think that something good is happening when, in fact, nothing will happen because the research for a pharmaceutical takes years,” Montalvo said.

But Bentley said his resolution is not intended to snuff out medical marijuana.

“I’m not against the product,” he said. “I just want it to be safe and effective.”

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About Jason Maynard

Jason is a KY4MM volunteer from the mountains of East Kentucky who has been an advocate for medical cannabis for many years. He contributes to our website and social media platforms. He believes that science and the truth will prevail, and that evidence and data are our most powerful tools to make that happen. He can be reached through Twitter @KYMMJason