Legalization was not associated with any significant changes in traffic-related crashes or injuries, investigators reported.
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Authors concluded, “We found medical cannabis to be a safe and effective treatment option to help with cancer pain relief.”
“In this analysis, medicinal cannabis … appeared to be associated with significant improvements in pain intensity, pain interference, social functioning and pain impact scores,” researchers determined.
Texas: Harker Heights’ Voters Reject City Council’s Efforts to Repeal Marijuana Depenalization Ordinance
The vote marks the second time in less than a year that Harker Heights residents have decided in favor of depenalizing cannabis.
Oklahoma: Lawmakers Extend Moratorium Halting Any Further Expansion of State’s Medical Cannabis Industry
Regulators are prohibited from issuing licenses for any new medical cannabis dispensaries, processors, or commercial growers until 2026.