Mississippi Governor Legalizes Medical Cannabis

Irina Baranova

Related Practices & Jurisdictions Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves signed legislation legalizing medical cannabis on February 2, 2022. Known as the “Mississippi Medical Cannabis Act”, the law permits the use of medical cannabis to treat certain debilitating medical conditions including cancer, Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease, muscular dystrophy, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, ALS, Crohn’s […]

MarinHealth hospital vague on plan for cannabis law

Irina Baranova

Hours before a new law takes effect on cannabis for dying hospital patients, it remains unclear how MarinHealth Medical Center will implement it. Senate Bill 311, also known as Ryan’s Law, requires hospitals to allow terminally ill patients to use cannabis on their premises. Gov. Gavin Newsom signed the legislation on Sept. […]

How patients could access medical cannabis in TN

Irina Baranova

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A state commission will soon give the legislature a recommendation on how to get patients medical cannabis. The Medical Cannabis Commission is tasked with studying the drug. They’ve heard from people who are advocates for legalization and also law enforcement with concerns about the potential impact. […]