Medical marijuana OK’d for injured worker

seattlepi.com

 

A New Mexico business and its insurer must pay for medical marijuana for a worker who suffered a job-related back injury, the state Court of Appeals has ruled.

Peter D. White, a lawyer for the worker, said Tuesday it was the first time an appellate court in New Mexico had decided that marijuana is a medical expense covered under the state’s workers’ compensation system.

 

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One Comment to “Medical marijuana OK’d for injured worker”

  • Better than paying for pain medications that are toxic and don’t work as good.

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