Activism

Military veterans lobbying for an end to federal classification of marijuana as a lethal substance with no redeeming medicinal value may be closer to that goal than ever before, given the midterm election results.

A decorated Army combat medic is fighting to save lives in a different way.

Check out the groups advocating for senior citizens who need access to cannabis.

"I've seen that many of my soldiers that have retired and could get a medical marijuana card seem to do better at a much higher rate."

While the rest of society is breaking down taboos around cannabis, it’s still a difficult topic in the military.

Though medical marijuana is legal in most states, the Department of Veterans Affairs will neither recommend nor prescribe it because of a longstanding federal law.

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