Medical Marijuana

Patient In Washington State Denied A Liver Transplant For Physician-Recommended, Legal Medical Marijuana Use Is Sacrificed On The Altar Of Pot Prohibition

For the better part of ten years NORML (and the ACLU’s Drug Litigation Project) have been 1) monitoring increasing numbers of medical patients denied access to organ transplants for the singular reason that they test positive for cannabis and 2) researching litigation and legislative options to compel organ banks to stop discriminating against medical patients who use cannabis, most especially in states where medical marijuana patients are supposed to be protected by state laws.

NORML Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

Pruritus

Itching (pruritus) is a common symptom associated with numerous skin diseases, as well as a…

NORML Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a viral disease of the liver that afflicts an estimated 4 million…

NORML Working to Reform Marijuana Laws

Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes mellitus is a group of autoimmune diseases characterized by defects in insulin secretion resulting…