On Thursday, October 17 the Good Talks for the Good Life series will kick off it's first event of the year with a discussion on the merits of passing a medical marijuana law in Nebraska. Matthew Schweich of the Marijuana Policy Project, and member of the Nebraskans for Sensible Marijuana Laws campaign committee, will debate Luke Niforatos, chief of staff for Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), a group that opposes medical marijuana. The event will take place in the Nebraska Union Auditorium (1400 R St., Lincoln, NE 68508) from 7 PM to 8:30 PM. Read more about the event in the World-Herald Bureau.

Tickets are free, but seating is limited. Go here to reserve your seat: https://www.goodtalksgoodlife.org/events-1/is-medical-marijuana-right-for-nebraska