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New York governor signs bill to allow medical marijuana for PTSD - Cannabis News
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Saturday to add post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of ailments that can legally be treated with medical marijuana.
The PTSD bill was part of a package of legislation that Cuomo signed to mark Veterans Day.
“Our veterans risked their lives in order to defend the ideals and principles that this nation was founded upon and it is our duty to do everything we can to support them when they return home,” Cuomo said.
The Democratic governor said 19,000 New Yorkers with PTSD could be helped by medical marijuana.
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