08/30/16 – 8:57 P.M.
Ohio’s new medical marijuana law goes into effect on September 8 but there is still confusion around it. Director of wellness and education Zach Thomas from the ADAMHS board says there is a lot of grey area about the legislation.
Doctors will also have a tough time figuring out what to do. Thomas from the says there isn’t a clear-cut method for giving recommendations.
This also affects how the police and courts will look at marijuana use. Ron Craig who is the crime prevention officer for Bloomville PD in Seneca County explains that there is a legal pitfall.
There is still a lot of work to be done to figure out regulation. Lawmakers have yet to decide who gets the marijuana, how they get it, and how much a person can get.
There will be commissions put in place to hash out plans for regulating the law. Until then Ohio will remain in this awkward state.Read More →