FILE – In this Feb. 7, 2014 photo, 7-year-old Charlotte Figi, walks inside a greenhouse growing the Charlotte’s Web strain of medical marijuana, in a remote spot in the mountains west of Colorado Springs, Colo. The Colorado girl with a rare form of epilepsy whose recovery inspired the name of a medical marijuana oil that drew families to the state died earlier this week from COVID-19. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
Episode 138: Remembering Charlotte Figi
The cannabis world mourns the loss of Charlotte Figi, the 13-year-old Colorado girl who opened the world’s eyes to the healing power of medical marijuana.
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Every Friday the Roll-Up crew—Bruce Barcott, Alyssa Yeoman, and Hannah Staton—dissect the week’s top stories in cannabis with analysis, arguments, jokes, and obscure cultural references. It’s a news and culture podcast, slightly elevated.
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