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 certainly was- there was a drastic decrease in Rosenfeld's need for such drugs
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 as Dilaudid and De_erol and for sleeping pills. The qual']ty of pain relief
 which followed his smoking of marijuana was superior to any he ° had experienced
 before. As his dosages of powerful conventional drugs decreased, Rosenfeld
 becameless withdrawn from the worlds more able to interact and function. So he
 has continued to the present tl_.
 32. After some time Rosenfeld's doctor accepted the fact that the
 marijuana was therapeutically helpful to Rosenfeld and submitted an IND appll_
 cation to FDA to obtain supplies of it legally for Rosenfel(_. The doctor has
 insisted, however, that he not be publicly identified. After some effort the
 IND application was granted. Rosenfeld is receiving supplies of marijuana from
 _IDA. l_osenfeld testified before a ˘o_ittee of the Virginia legislature in
 about 1979 in support of legislation to _ke _rijuana available for therapeutic
 °purposes in that State°
 33. In 1969. at age 19, David Branstetter dove into the shallow end of
 a swiping pool and broke his neck. He became a qu,_draplegic, losing control
 over the move_nt of his arm and legs. After bein,g hospitalized for 18 months
 he returned home. Valiu_ was prescribed for hlm to _educe the severe spasms
 associated with his conditlon. He became mildly addicted to Val:ium_",AYtbough
 it helped mask his spasms, it made Branstetter _ore withdrawn and less able to-
 take care of hi.olaf./' _ st_pe_:t_iBg,_VaT(u_ for fear of the consequences of
 long-forTh addlction_ Hls spasm then became uncontrollable, often becoming so
 bad they would throw him froB his wheelchair.
 34. In about 1973 Branstetter began smoklng marijuana recreationallyo
 He discovered that his severe spasms stopped whenever he smoked _arijuanao

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