Medical marijuana: New health dept. rules could be devastating for patient access, advocate says

At 2 p.m. this afternoon, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's medical marijuana advisory committee will meet to discuss new regulations for physicians (they're on view below) that Medical Marijuana Assistance Program of the Rockies executive director Vincent Palazzotto feels could be devastating for patient access in the state. In his view, "The draft proposal the department of health would put quite a few people out of business."
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