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Congress Won’t Let Veterans Access Medical Marijuana After All – Huffington Post



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Congress Won't Let Veterans Access Medical Marijuana After All
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An effort to allow veterans to access medical marijuana in states where it's legal died Wednesday night when Congress passed a spending bill without the provision included. The Veterans Equal Access Amendment would have nullified a Department of ...
High Hopes Dashed for Pot Amendment That Passed House and SenateU.S. News & World Report

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Veterans Journal: PTSD added to conditions treatable with medical marijuana – The Providence Journal



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Veterans Journal: PTSD added to conditions treatable with medical marijuana
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Scott Slater, D-Providence, that would add post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of conditions that may be treated with medical marijuana. At the time this story was written, the measure is on Governor Raimondo's desk for her consideration and ...

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Congress Warming to Idea of Medical Marijuana for Veterans – ABC News



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Congress Warming to Idea of Medical Marijuana for Veterans
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Congress is showing an increased willingness to let VA doctors talk to veterans about medical marijuana in states where it's legal, although final approval is far from certain. The House approved a measure this week that would let Veterans Affairs ...
Congress Approves A Major Step Forward For Medical MarijuanaThinkProgress
Congress approves measure allowing veterans to access medical marijuanaExtract
U.S. House votes to allow VA doctors to talk medical marijuana with patientsThe Cannabist
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Medical marijuana to be studied as treatment for veterans’ PTSD – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV



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Medical marijuana to be studied as treatment for veterans' PTSD
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Denver, CO (KDVR) — A groundbreaking trial funded by Colorado soon will shed light on the use of medical marijuana by veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. For the first time, the Drug Enforcement Agency has given the green light to ...

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Senators move to give veterans access to medical marijuana – Military Times



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Senators move to give veterans access to medical marijuana
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15, 2015 file photo, lead grower Dave Wilson cares for marijuana plants in the "Flower Room" at the Ataraxia medical marijuana cultivation center in Albion, Ill. Under an amendment that passed the Senate Appropriations Committee on April 14, veterans ...
Oregon Senator Working to Get Medical Marijuana for Our VeteransWillamette Week
Blumenauer Applauds Senate Appropriations Committee Passage Of VA Medical Marijuana AmendmentThe Weed Blog (blog)
Senate panel OKs medical marijuana access for veterans; Alaska to see 1M in construction spendAlaskajournal.com
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Not Able To Get Medical Marijuana Through The VA, Veterans Struggle With Cost, Confusion – WBUR



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Not Able To Get Medical Marijuana Through The VA, Veterans Struggle With Cost, Confusion
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BOSTON Scott Murphy is from Maynard. He was in the Army for four years and served 15 months in Iraq in 2007. Kenneth MacIntosh is from Melrose. He was a combat medic in the Navy who served in Afghanistan from 2010 to 2011. His unit's mission was to ...
Will the VA Let Doctors Recommend Medical Marijuana to Veterans? [FEATURE]Drug War Chronicle

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Congress Considers Medical Marijuana for Veterans – Newsweek



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Congress Considers Medical Marijuana for Veterans
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The advocacy communities argue that medical marijuana can be used to treat or manage the symptoms of a variety of ailments that disproportionately affect veterans, including chronic pain, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder. They also suggest ...
Marijuana regulation bills moving through legislatureThe Willits News

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In Historic Vote, Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Veterans Medical … – Drug Policy Alliance (press release) (blog)



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In Historic Vote, Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Veterans Medical ...
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The Senate Appropriations Committee passed a bipartisan amendment today, 18 to 12, allowing Veterans Administration (VA) doctors to recommend medical marijuana to their patients in states where medical marijuana is legal. The vote is the first time the ...
Senate Committee Approves Historic Measure To Increase Veterans' Access To ...Huffington Post
Senate panel votes to end VA ban on medical marijuanaThe Hill
Feinstein's game-changing vote for medical marijuanaSFGate (blog)
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Veterans Medical Marijuana Amendment in U.S. House Loses by Just Three Votes – Huffington Post



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Veterans Medical Marijuana Amendment in U.S. House Loses by Just Three Votes
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The fact that this year's amendment picked up 15 votes in just one year means support for medical marijuana is increasingly rapidly in Congress. It also means we will most likely go on to win other amendments this year that are more focused on states ...
House rejects proposal to let VA doctors recommend medical marijuanaThe Hill (blog)
Blumenauer measure to allow VA doctors to recommend medical marijuana ...OregonLive.com
House Says No To Medical Marijuana For VetsDaily Caller
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Veterans May Gain Easier Access To Medical Marijuana – Huffington Post



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Veterans May Gain Easier Access To Medical Marijuana
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Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) and Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) with 10 bipartisan cosponsors, would lift a ban on VA doctors giving opinions or recommendations about medical marijuana to veterans who live in states where medical marijuana is permitted.
Bipartisan bill would expand veterans' access to medical marijuanaThe Hill (blog)
Bill Introduced To Overturn Ban On VA Physicians Recommending Medical ...The Weed Blog (blog)
US House Bill Introduced to Overturn Ban on Veterans Affairs Physicians ...The Daily Chronic
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