Detail from Department of Veterans Affairs' 2008 Veterans Day poster. Image via Wikimedia Commons

The measure would keep the VA from interfering with a veteran's attempt to access medicinal marijuana.

Veterans are typically the ones being celebrated on Veterans Day, but this year they will have something to celebrate themselves: greater access to medical marijuana in states where it is legal.

Doctors with the VA have been expressly forbidden from filling out the forms their patients need to participate in a state medical marijuana program.

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Tessa Stuart ~ Rolling Stone ~

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