In Case You Missed It: Medical Pot Users in MA Could Lose Jobs
Saturday, February 08, 2014
Medical Marijuana Users in Massachusetts Could Lose Their Jobs
Anti-discrimination laws won't protect medical marijuana patients in the workplace in Massachusetts.
Because marijuana remains a federally scheduled drug, and the state's recent medical marijuana law doesn't outline employers' obligations, registered patients in the Commonwealth will be at risk of losing their jobs or not being hired as a result of legally prescribed medication.
Read more about the danger federal laws could pose to Massachusetts medical marijuana users HERE.
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