Shona Banda is a mother from Garden City, Kan., who has been thrust into the national spotlight in the country’s debate over marijuana. Already an activist because of cannabis treatment for her Crohn’s disease, Banda has seen her 11-year-old son taken by state authorities after he made comments at school about the health benefits of marijuana.
Shona Banda is a mother from Garden City, Kan., who has been thrust into the national spotlight in the country’s debate over marijuana. Already an activist because of cannabis treatment for her Crohn’s disease, Banda has seen her 11-year-old son taken by state authorities after he made comments at school about the health benefits of marijuana. SHANE KEYSER The Kansas City Star
Shona Banda is a mother from Garden City, Kan., who has been thrust into the national spotlight in the country’s debate over marijuana. Already an activist because of cannabis treatment for her Crohn’s disease, Banda has seen her 11-year-old son taken by state authorities after he made comments at school about the health benefits of marijuana. SHANE KEYSER The Kansas City Star

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

April 29, 2015 03:45 PM