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'We Should Recognize [Cannabis] as Medication and Allow Healing to Come into Our State'

'We Should Recognize [Cannabis] as Medication and Allow Healing to Come into Our State'

Lonnie Kessler and Kimberly Ruiz are a couple who live in Moberly, Missouri. Lonnie has intractable epilepsy and Kimberly is a disabled vet, and they both advocate for the legalization of medical marijuana in the state.

They sat down at the Little Dixie Regional Library in Moberly and spoke about what motivates them to be advocates.

'One of My Biggest Worries is that I'm Not Going to Even Get to Say Goodbye Because You Can't Hear Me'

'One of My Biggest Worries is that I'm Not Going to Even Get to Say Goodbye Because You Can't Hear Me'

Lonnie Kessler and Kimberly Ruiz are a couple that lives in Moberly. Lonnie has intractable epilepsy and Kimberly is a disabled vet - and they both advocate for the legalization of medical marijuana in the state.

They sat down at the Little Dixie Regional Library in Moberly, and spoke about their relationship and about how both of them having disabilities has influenced and strengthened their relationship.

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