Earlier in 2015, the Pennsylvania Senate passed the Medical Cannabis Act. That legislation remains in the House of Representatives where the specifics continue to be debated and negotiated. With a final vote on the bill possible in the coming months, look closely at the language in the proposed legislation and examine how impactful the medical cannabis industry could be in Pennsylvania. Explore the ethical implications of representing a client in the medical cannabis industry, as well.
Summary of ContentsPennsylvania’s Proposed Medical Marijuana Legislation
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