Medical marijuana in Pa. – 1 year later

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Updated: 7:02 AM EDT Apr 17, 2017

Medical marijuana in Pennsylvania was approved one year ago – so where do things stand now?

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WEBVTT IT GETS BETTER AS THE DAYGOES ON.ANNE: THANK YOU.LORI: ONE YEARAGO, MEDICALMARIJUANA WAS LEGALIZED.ANNE: HANNAH MCDONALD HAS MORE.HANNAH: THE MEDICAL MARIJUANAPROGRAM WHEN YOU’RE WASN’TOPENING FOR BUSINESS AND THEGOVERNOR WILL BE TALKING ABOUTWHAT IS GOING ON AHEAD, BUT WILLFIRST REFLECT ON WHAT HASHAPPENED SO FAR.THE DEPARTMENT HAS COMPLETEDTEMPORARY REGULATIONS FOR FUTUREGROWERS AND ,DISPENSARIES — THE STATE TOOK ITS FIRST ROUNDOF APPLICATIONS FROM POTENTIALGROWERS AND DISPENSARIES.IT ACCEPTED 226 SAFE HARBORAPPLICATIONS, GIVING THOSESERIOUSLY SICK MINORS THEOPPORTUNITY TO USE MEDICALMARIJUANA FROM OUT OF STATE.AND LAST WEEK IT PUT OUT THEFIRST COPY OF POTENTIALREGULATIONS FOR DOCTORS WHO WISHTO PRESCRIBE MEDICAL MARIJUANA.THE PROGRAM IS ON SCHEDULE TO BEPUT INTO PRACTICE IN 2018.SOME WONDER IF RECREATIONALMARIJUANA USE WILL BE NEXTBUT GOVERNOR TOM WOLF SAYS HEWANTS TO SEE HOW THE MEDICAL

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