As more states legalize medical marijuana, the federal government still classifies the medicine as a schedule 1 drug like heroin and describes it as highly addictive and dangerous. Will it take all 50 states to legalize medical marijuana for the federal government to change their classification?
According to a survey in the New England Journal of Medicine, 76 percent of doctors around the world say they approve of medical marijuana use.
Hundreds of New York doctors are urging the state’s governor to let them prescribe marijuana, the latest sign that physicians are increasingly in favor of allowing therapeutic use of the drug.
"Denying patients access to a safe, effective medication that can relieve their suffering is cruel and forcing them to break