The Medical Marijuana Employment Task Force heard public testimony against employment discriminations and for access to therapeutic cannabis/Medical Marijuana for all patients, including firefighters, veterans who work in safety-sensitive jobs, and all members of the first responder community.
By Chris Rosato
Published: Nov. 29, 2022 at 4:50 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Last year, there was a bill that would have protected first responders who chose to become marijuana patients from being discriminated against in the workplace. It didn’t get the votes needed to pass, but it won’t be long before it will have another chance…..
Louisiana Task Force Nears Deadline For Medical Marijuana Patient Workplace Protection Recommendations
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After serving their communities, firefighters, law enforcement, healthcare professionals, EMTs, and all other members of our state’s first responder community live with trauma from that service. Our Firefighters, police, and first responders ALL deserve the ability to medicate without fear of losing their job.
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