West Virginia’s medical marijuana board plans to recommend to state lawmakers that patients who have met certain requirements be able to buy smokable forms of marijuana.
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MORGANTOWN, W.V., Dec. 13, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Public Health will hold a meeting of the West Virginia Medical Cannabis Advisory Board at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, December 14, at West Virginia University’s National Research for Coal and Energy facility in Morgantown.
On Nov. 4, 2016, the Medical Cannabis Advisory Board to the New Mexico Medical Cannabis Program voted in favor of adding “opiate use disorder” to the state’s list of conditions that qualify for medical marijuana as a treatment option.
The clock is ticking for the Illinois medical marijuana program. A low number of approved patients could force some marijuana businesses to close just as the program is getting underway.
On Oct. 7, 2015, the Illinois Department of Health announced that it had approved approximately 3,100 patients for the program.