‘Terminal lives matter’: Backlash after police search stage 4 cancer patient’s room for marijuana

Police Search Stage 4 Cancer Patient’s Room for Cannabis

Imagine being treated for stage 4 cancer at your local hospital and the police show up to search your belongings with the intent of charging you for possession of cannabis. The cannabis that is allowing you to tolerate the treatments, allowing you to stem the nausea and other side effects. What would be the benefit to the police and society? What could they be thinking? The backlash from the public has been swift.

BOLIVAR,MO (WDAF/CNN) – A man with stage 4 pancreatic cancer and his wife are calling for more relaxed attitudes from law enforcement surrounding medical marijuana treatments after his Missouri hospital room was searched by police this week. A video of the search has sparked outrage, with critics calling it […]

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