Poison Center Warns Parents To Check For Marijuana Edibles This Halloween

Experts at the Oregon Poison Center are warning parents to be on the lookout for marijuana edibles in their kids’ Halloween candy.


Stephen Layton displays one edible product currently sold by Dr. Jolly's dispensary in Bend. The new law now allows dispensaries to sell edibles to recreational as well as medical marijuana users.nbsp;

Stephen Layton displays one edible product currently sold by Dr. Jolly’s dispensary in Bend. The new law now allows dispensaries to sell edibles to recreational as well as medical marijuana users. 

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There haven’t been any reports in Oregon of people slipping edibles into kids’ candy, but toxicologist Robert Hendrickson, worries it could happen accidentally.

“This is a time of year when there’s lots of candy around the house because they’re going to go out

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