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Survey Shows 75% Of Veterans Are Interested In Cannabis

It’s no secret that many veterans are turning to cannabis to combat some of the difficulties they may be facing from serving in the military.

Top 5 Fresh Toast Stories Of The Week: Nov. 13, 2020

ICYMI: Here are the headlines making news this week on The Fresh Toast.

Marijuana Lawsuits Cost Missouri $1.3 Million With No Medical Sales Yet

The money was supposed to fund veteran programs but instead Missouri is burning through cash to defend itself in court.

VA Mental Health Commission Recommends Federal Marijuana Research

Despite the unique recommendations of its drug policy findings, the document has gone mostly unnoticed by reform advocates and the media.

This Black Veteran Was Just Sent To Prison For Possession Of Medical Marijuana

Sean Worsley, a disabled Black veteran who served in Iraq and was awarded a Purple Heart for his service, received a five-year prison sentence because of a simple mistake.

Congress Approves Bills That Will Expand Medical Marijuana Access For Veterans

This action by the House Veterans Affairs Committee represents the first cannabis-related markup of legislation on Capitol Hill this year.

Veterans Can Use Medical Marijuana, They Just Have To Pay For It

Congress keeps killing marijuana-related legislation that would allow the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to provide veterans with marijuana as an alternative to prescription drugs.

One Way Marijuana Helps Veterans And Others With PTSD

Researchers have been questioning whether or not weed can relieve the overactive fear system of PTSD sufferers and studies seem to point to yes.

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