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Texas legislators are considering 17 bills in the 2019 session dealing with medical cannabis. In the report below, the authors explain how the regulated and safe provision of medical cannabis to people with demonstrated need would offer justified relief, help reduce the opioid epidemic, and save Texas millions of dollars.
In addition, click here to read the authors' Houston Chronicle op-ed on this issue.
April 8, 2019, 4:13 p.m.