Like many medical marijuana patients, Greg Duran [husband of Teri Robnett, aka Rx MaryJane] says he drives in fear, knowing he could be busted at any moment for driving under the influence.
As he merges onto Interstate 70 north of Denver, Duran explains that he’s probably over the state’s new marijuana limit: 5 nanograms per milliliter of blood of THC, the psychoactive chemical in pot.
“It would be devastating if I lost my car. It would change everything,” Duran says.
He needs marijuana to treat nausea from his vertigo and he tries to keep a constant amount in his body in order to keep his condition at bay, he says. Because the drug can stick around in the bloodstream long after a person has smoked, Duran says the THC limit will surely net innocent drivers.
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