They will push to add 11 health conditions, including post-traumatic stress disorder, to the state’s medical marijuana program.
Store’s CCO says they will also be shipping smokable, oils and edibles products state-wide.
Illinois health officials warn residents who are applying to get an ID card for medical cannabis, to hold on to their applications.
Illinois’ new medical marijuana program would cover thousands, perhaps millions, more patients under expansive recommendations.
Will be at 737 Locust Avenue in East St. Louis.
Superintendent Art Ryan says he realizes illegal pot is prevalent in society already – he’s even sure some students do it, so he doesn’t think the prescription pot shop nearby will change much.
Rauner awarded licenses to 18 cultivation centers and 52 retail shops, which means Illinois’ first legal marijuana crop could be harvested this year.
Pat Quinn fails to act in final hours of term
Dozens of conditions and diseases can qualify a patient to use medical marijuana in Illinois’ new pilot program, but the list doesn’t include post-traumatic stress disorder, arthritis or migraines conditions some other states allow.
Illinois children with epilepsy and other seizure disorders will be able to use medical marijuana products under a new law in the New Year.