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Retiring congressman says he plans to try marijuana regardless of whether his state legalizes it | TheHill

Retiring Rep. Robert “Bob” Brady (D-PA) said in a recent interview that he is interested in trying marijuana –  regardless of whether his state moves to legalize it. Source: Retiring congressman says he plans to try marijuana regardless of whether his state legalizes it | TheHill

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Divergent lawmakers carry on medical cannabis fight for Hoosier patients | Local News | greensburgdailynews.com

INDIANAPOLIS — An unlikely duo is again promoting cannabis access for Hoosiers in the 2019 legislative session. Source: Divergent lawmakers carry on medical cannabis fight for Hoosier patients | Local News | greensburgdailynews.com

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Kamala Harris mum on charity invitation from Catholic group she criticized as ‘extreme’

Potential Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., hasn’t responded to an invitation to plunge into a pool of ice water to raise money for the D.C. Special Olympics in February. Source: Kamala Harris mum on charity invitation from Catholic group she criticized as ‘extreme’

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WHAT! A Pakistani autistic man crossed the border to meet Shah Rukh Khan – Bollyworm

Abdullah Shah, an autistic man and a resident of Swat of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, had crossed over to India in 2017 to meet Bollywood star, Shah Rukh Khan. Source: WHAT! A Pakistani autistic man crossed the border to meet Shah Rukh Khan – Bollyworm

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Queens apartment blaze kills autistic teen, leaves devoted mom fighting for her life – NY Daily News

A teenage girl is dead and two adults were badly hurt after a fire broke out in the second floor of a Queens apartment building Wednesday night. Source: Queens apartment blaze kills autistic teen, leaves devoted mom fighting for her life – NY Daily News

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Abu Dhabi mum: rescue centre tried to take dog from my autistic son – The National

Families hit out at misconceptions about link between autism and animal cruelty Source: Abu Dhabi mum: rescue centre tried to take dog from my autistic son – The National

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People with autism lack adequate insurance coverage, Letters in Print News & Top Stories – The Straits Times

Letters in Print News -There is another overlooked but powerful way to empower autistic individuals – providing competitive insurance services (Empowering autistic students through art; Dec 18).. Source: People with autism lack adequate insurance coverage, Letters in Print News & Top Stories – The Straits Times