Medical Marijuana Legal Issues

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How Do State Laws Vary for Users of Medical Marijuana?

State laws vary greatly as to the legality of medical marijuana. Some states provide no protection for the users of medical marijuana. In other states, medical marijuana has been legalized. However, even even in states where it is legal, there remain numerous restrictions on its sale and use. There are two main policy determinations for determining the ultimate scope of state medical marijuana laws:

Should I Contact a Criminal Defense Lawyer?

Because medical marijuana laws vary so much between the states, it is important to understand the current status of the law in your particular state. If you are a user of medical marijuana and are unclear on the law, or have been charged with possession or use of marijuana and believe you have a medical defense, it may be beneficial to talk to a criminal defense attorney about your situation.

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Last Modified: 07-16-2014 10:56 AM PDT

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