Mount Olive Chronicle
By PHIL GARBER, Managing Editor
Carroll knew that something as simple as marijuana could significantly limit his relative’s discomfort. He also knew it was illegal to use marijuana for any reason, including medical reasons.
The Assemblyman said the experience three years ago reinforced his belief that it is wrong to bar people like his relative from smoking marijuana if it could ease their suffering. It wasn’t long thereafter that Carroll joined in co-sponsoring an Assembly bill to legalize use of marijuana for medical reasons.http://www.recordernewspapers.com/articles/2009/11/23/mt_olive_chronicle/news/doc4b047582b3a6a683697979.txt