September 28, 2011

Federal Medical Marijuana Program Still Providing Cannabis To Qualified Patients

September 28, 2011
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Federal Medical Marijuana CanBy NIGEL DUARA

Sometime after midnight on a moonlit rural Oregon highway, a state trooper checking a car he had just pulled over found less than an ounce of pot on one passenger: A chatty 72-year-old woman blind in one eye.

She insisted the weed was legal and was approved by the U.S. government.

The trooper and his supervisor were doubtful. But after a series of calls to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, the Drug Enforcement Agency and her physician, the troopers handed her back the card – and her pot.

For the past three decades, Uncle Sam has been providing a handful of patients with some of the highest grade marijuana around. The program grew out of a 1976 court settlement that created the country’s first legal pot smoker.

Read the whole article at: https://news.yahoo.com/4-americans-pot-us-government-070245907.html

 

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