Questions Surround Medical Marijuana Program

Getting a dose of medical marijuana won’t be like picking up a prescription at your neighborhood pharmacy.New York’s medical marijuana program is set to launch early next year. There will be a lengthy registration process for physicians, patients and their caregivers (New York allows each patient to have as many as two caregivers who can obtain and administer the drug if necessary).And then there's the driving distance to one of the state-approved [...]

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