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Conservative Veterans Organization Presses for Medical Marijuana Studies
May 21, 2017
American Legion a conservative veterans group is seeking a meeting with President Trump to discuss legislation allowing for cannabis studies to be performed. They would like the federal government to change the Schedule Class of marijuana to be changed so that research in to the possible benefits of medical marijuana for PTSD.
Per Polico.com, "Under current rules, doctors with the Department of Veterans Affairs cannot even discuss marijuana as an option with patients. But the alternative treatment is gaining support in the medical community, where some researchers hope pot might prove more effective than traditional pharmaceuticals in controlling PTSD symptoms and reducing the record number of veteran suicides."