NH Commonsense - NH Medical Marijuana Discussion Takes Place Monday

LACONIA, NEW HAMPSHIRE — Medical marijuana advocates and opponents will discuss the merits of laws protecting seriously ill patients who use medical marijuana with their doctors' recommendation from arrest, Monday at Lakes Region Community College here. The New Hampshire legislature is currently considering such a bill.


WHAT: Panel discussion on medical marijuana entitled: "Should Medical Marijuana be Legal?"


WHO: Those scheduled participate in the panel discussion are:


Dr. James Pilliod, a physician and state representative from Belmont

Sandra Drew, an Allenstown resident with multiple sclerosis

Matt Simon, executive director of NH Coalition for Common Sense Marijuana Policy



Richard Crate, Enfield chief of police

Skip Murphy, conservative blogger/commentator from Gilford

Karin Eckel, attorney with the state attorney general's office


WHEN: Monday, March 16 at 12 p.m.


WHERE: Room 216, in LRCC’s Center for Arts and Technology academic building on Prescott Hill