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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

After state takes child, Kansas woman is at center of national marijuana debate

Shona Banda is a mother from Garden City, Kan., who has been thrust into the national spotlight in the country’s debate over marijuana, on April 27, 2015. Already an activist because medical marijuanatreatment for her Crohn’s Disease, Banda’s 11-year-old son was taken by state authorities after he made comments at school about the health benefits of marijuana. (Shane Keyser/Kansas City Star/TNS)