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Duterte favors medical marijuana use

Presumptive President-elect Rodrigo Duterte. NESTOR CORRALES/INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO Presumptive President-elect Rodrigo Duterte has expressed his support for the use of medical marijuana but thumbed down calls to allow recreational marijuana. The tough-talking mayor, whose campaign is hinged on busting drugs and criminality, said that modern medicines already use medical marijuana as an ingredient. “Medical marijuana, yes, because it is really an ingredient of modern medicine now. There are medicines right now being developed or already in the market that [contain] marijuana as a component but used for medical purposes,” he said in a press [...]

 
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May 30, 2016

Longtime casino worker fired after taking medical marijuana for a disability

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — A medical marijuana patient recalls the day when was fired from his job of ten years for taking the medicine he needs. "It was pretty disheartening. I really felt like what am I going to do now," Jeffrey Simmons said. Simmons who worked as surveillance tech for The Plaza Hotel & Casino has a legal card but after he failed a drug test he lost his job. He started using medical cannabis in 2012 to treat a disability. The following year he says he alerted the casino of possible asbestos. They asked Simmons to take a drug test, and when it came back positive for marijuana, he was fired for violating company policy. [...]

 
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Medical marijuana growers in Oregon flying under radar

MEDFORD, Ore. — Only a handful of medical marijuana growers have applied for Jackson County permits to keep growing on rural residential land — even though growers without permits face fines of up to $10,000 and orders to remove their plants. Most are flying under the radar, hoping to avoid detection rather than pay the $1,563 permit application fee, the Mail Tribune reported . Jackson County has received only seven applications from growers hoping to be grandfathered in by qualifying for a pre-existing, non-conforming use permit. Subscribe to our newsletter here . “It isn’t many. It’s a lot less than I had anticipated,” said [...]

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