An LTE about medical cannabis may be more likely to be published if it references a recent story on the topic.
Use your own words and focus on a few key points when writing your letter. It's usually more effective to cover fewer issues in greater depth.
If you or a loved one could benefit from medical cannabis, share your personal story and need for this treatment option in your letter. You may also want to mention if other medications have not worked or have had negative side effects.
Submit letters to local or statewide newspapers. You can often find submission forms on the website under "submission forms" or "contact us." Some options for where to submit letters include:
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