Special Medical Marijuana Task Force In Louisiana

Lawmakers at the Louisiana State Capitol have created a special medical marijuana task force to study similar programs in states surrounding Louisiana. “Specifically, lawmakers hope to learn about ways to prevent employment discrimination against medical marijuana patients," reported local media.

New Cannabis Research Center In Kentucky

The University of Kentucky inaugurated a new center that will advance research on the medical use of cannabis. The UK Cannabis Center will conduct research on the health effects of cannabis, reported local media. Based on the UK College of Medicine’s Center on Drug and Alcohol Research (CDAR), the center will build on cannabis …

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