Cuomo: Speed up medical pot for kids with epilepsy

The governor wants kids in need to have

The governor wants kids in need to have help right away. (July 31, 2014 8:21 AM)

(AP) -- New York's governor wants to speed up the implementation of the state's new medical marijuana law to help children with epilepsy get medication more quickly.

Right now it's expected to take 18 months for the state to get the medical marijuana program up and running. Many parents of children with epilepsy had said that is too long to wait.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday wrote...

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