Veterans May Gain Easier Access To Medical Marijuana

The Veterans Equal Access Act. Introduced Thursday would lift a ban on VA doctors giving recommendations about medical marijuana to veterans who live in states where medical marijuana is permitted.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  A bill introduced in Congress would allow Department of Veterans Affairs doctors to recommend medical marijuana for their patients. The Veterans Equal Access Act. Introduced Thursday by Reps. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) and Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) with 10 bipartisan cosponsors, would lift a ban on VA doctors giving opinions or recommendations about medical marijuana Read the full article…