Missouri

Updates on legislation, taxes, and legality for medical marijuana in the state of Missouri.

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How Cannabis Can Help Alleviate PTSD Symptoms

PTSD or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is a mental health condition that develops in individuals who experience or witness traumatizing events, such as military combat, physical or sexual abuse, accidents, or natural disasters. PTSD can manifest itself in different ways, including flashbacks, nightmares and avoidance behaviors. It can lead to depression, anxiety, substance abuse, and suicide. …

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Can I Be Fired for Using Marijuana in Missouri?

With changing cannabis laws across the country, many individuals who use the plant for medical purposes find themselves asking “can my employer fire me for having a medical marijuana card?” New legislation in Missouri offers some protections for medical cannabis users, here’s what you need to know about your rights. Legal protections for marijuana users States …

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Missouri Cannabis Freedom Act moves forward

Rep. Ron Hicks (R) is sponsoring the Missouri “Cannabis Freedom Act,” which advanced out of the House Public Safety Committee on a narrow vote late last month and has now been approved by the Rules – Legislative Oversight Committee in a 6-4 vote, according to Marijuana Moment.  Under Missouri’s constitution, residents who have cancer, epilepsy, glaucoma, …

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Missouri medical cannabis jobs rose in 2021

Cannabis jobs on the rise in Missouri

Good news for the medical marijuana industry in Missouri. In its first full year of operation, Missouri’s cannabis industry accounted for almost one out of every 10 new jobs statewide. These 2021 statistics are from Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association.  MoCannTrade (The Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association) is an association of business owners, health care …

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How to get a medical marijuana card in Missouri

In 2018, Missourians voted to approve the legal sale of medicinal cannabis. In order to purchase legal weed at a dispensary, Missouri residents must present a medical marijuana license. Click here to apply for a medical marijuana license: How to get a medical marijuana license in Missouri In 2018, Missourians voted to approve the legal …

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