The Rhode Island House of Representatives passes a resolution recognizing Rhoda O’Donnell as the state’s first legal medical marijuana patient and thanking her for all her work in the years leading up to the enactment of a law that has since helped thousands of other patients. The text of the resolution is online at http://webserver.rilin.state.ri.us/billtext16/housetext16/h8259.htm

The House also passes a resolution recognizing the work of Ellen Lenox Smith, another patient and advocate.