USA. Actor Morgan Freeman wants cannabis legalized
Morgan Freeman wants to keep it green. (photo by Ed Campion)
Hollywood Star Morgan Freeman surprised a few people recently when he urged the legalisation of cannabis ‘everywhere'. Freeman himself is a user of medical cannabis, and has been ever since a car crash in 2008 shattered bones and nerves in his shoulder and elbow. Cannabis is the only medicine that allows him to deal with the pain, and the 77 year old Hollywood veterans pro-cannabis claims have attracted a lot of media attention adding “Marijuana has many useful uses. I have fibromyalgia pain in this arm, and the only thing that offers any relief is marijuana. They’re talking about kids who have grand mal seizures, and they’ve discovered that marijuana eases that down to where these children can have a life. That right there, to me, says, ‘Legalise it across the board!’”
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May 12th 2015