Governor Signs Bill That Brings Medical Marijuana To Children With Autism – CBS DenverPosted by On



DENVER (CBS4) – Surrounded by parents and children with autism, Gov. Jared Polis signed a bill into law on World Autism Day. Autism is now one of the conditions accepted for use of medical marijuana treatment in Colorado.

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It was last year when CBS4 introduced parents to then-10-year-old Kolt Kropp. His mother Jamie spoke about what their lives were like before in Arizona.

“I’m sitting at my wit’s end crying not knowing what I can do for my son, but I knew he could have a better quality of life,” she said.

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They moved to Colorado because Kolt qualified for medical marijuana due to a skin condition. His mother makes the medicine for him at their home.

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His eating compulsion stopped, and he is now is now able to attend school and speak. His mother tearfully explained, “There was a little boy lost inside of his body. Since…



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