Marine requests medical marijuana approval | FOX5 San Diego

SAN DIEGO – U.S. Marine Sergeant Sean Major is making a national push for approval to be the first active duty service member to use medical marijuana.

Major has received a physicians recommendation for medical cannabis use in October. He currently is prescribed more than 20 different pill variations.

The 25-year old wounded warrior has suffered four traumatic brain injuries in his seven years of service.

“I sustained my first traumatic brain injury in 2010 on the Pacific Rim… I’ve had one coming back from my deployment,” said Major.

He’s hoping the corps will hear him out and allow him to potentially more at