Oct. 8, 2013
Facing the threat of a bitter court battle, a Colorado Springs mother on Monday resumed treating her 3-year-old son’s cancer the traditional way: using chemotherapy.
Had she been left to choose, Sierra Riddle would have swapped those chemo-filled pills for a unique strain of medicinal marijuana grown near Divide.
“I’m not going to gamble with his life,” Riddle said. “But at the same time, I don’t think we should poison his body if he doesn’t need it.”