Medical marijuana: Health dept. advisory committee considers rules limiting MMJ doctors

Even as the Denver City Council's special issues committee is set to meet about new zoning rules for marijuana grows, the health department's medical marijuana advisory committee will gather to consider new rules for doctors who recommend MMJ. In the opinion of Cannabis Therapy Institute's Laura Kriho, such regs have the potential to decrease patient access to meds in severe and damaging ways.
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