Article Abstract

Medical marijuana applications in pain management and healthcare: the need for evidence-informed policies and not undue justice

Authors: Andem Effiong, Prerna Kumari, Daanial S. Iqbal


Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently discontinued years of Obama-era policy by rescinding guidance which allowed states to legalize marijuana use without federal intervention. In the aftermath of the repeal of the Cole Memorandum, criminalization of marijuana is once again listed as a federal drug enforcement priority.