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The official cause of death was cancer cachexia, involuntary weight and muscle loss that is seen in cancer patients.
Since Colorado implemented its medical marijuana law in 2001, no new qualifying conditions have been added to the original list of eight: cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, cachexia, persistent muscle spasms, seizures, severe nausea and severe pain.
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