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Department Of Veterans Affairs Continues To Oppose Medical Marijuana For Veterans

Department Of Veterans Affairs Continues To Oppose Medical Marijuana For Veterans | Veterans Affairs and Veterans News from HadIt.com | Scoop.it
Rose, an Army veteran who was wounded in Afghanistan and was awarded a Bronze Star and Purple Heart, sits on the House Veterans Affairs Committees, is a veteran himself and feels that there is enough knowledge and information on medical marijuana for the VA to finally begin studying the drug.

He does acknowledge that the VA is a federal agency and a large part of why they may not support the use of medical marijuana is because it’s still illegal on a federal level.

“This drug needs to be de-scheduled, it needs to be de-scheduled for a whole host of reasons, one of which though is to allow the VA to prescribe medicinal marijuana,
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