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‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses medical marijuana


‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses medical marijuana

For Release: 01/30/23 7:59 AM

On Kentucky Tonight, airing Monday, Jan. 30, at 8/7 pm, Renee Shaw hosts a discussion about medical marijuana. Scheduled guests include:

  • Jaime Montalvo, founder of Kentuckians for Medicinal Marijuana
  • Danesh Mazloomdoost, M.D., an anesthesiologist and degenerative specialist 
  • Ed Shemelya, national coordinator of the National Marijuana Initiative
  • State Senator Phillip Wheeler, a Republican from Pikeville

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Elizabeth Greenfield
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