By Evelyn Schultz, Lex18 on February 8, 2023
Governor Andy Beshear’s executive order on medical marijuana took effect more than a month ago, but Kentuckians who want to use medical marijuana still need to travel out of state to buy it.
A few weeks ago, we rode along with another local journalist, Karyn Czar, as she made the trip to Illinois to purchase marijuana for medical use.
The round-trip drive from Lexington to Thrive Dispensary in Mount Vernon is more than 300 miles along Interstate 64. The route runs through Louisville and across state lines, taking almost a full day and multiple tanks of gas.
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