How Vets And Their Doctors Are Getting Around The VA’s Medical Marijuana Policy
We at ALDgreen are saddened that the VA continues to stand in the way of our vets utilizing every asset to address their conditions. We support full access to medical cannabis for our vets and for all.
While pot remains a Schedule 1 substance — “drugs with no currently accepted medical use and a high potential for abuse,” according to the Drug Enforcement Administration — states remain free to pass laws allowing for the creation of recreational or medical weed programs. However, at the federal level, one government agency is facing mounting pressure to adopt a different position on the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes: the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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