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Expand medical marijuana access in Texas

Katharine Neill Harris | Viridiana Edwards

Expand medical marijuana access in Texas.

The authors argue that Texas legislators should expand cannabis access through Texas’ Compassionate Use Program — T.CUP — a narrowly tailored program that authorizes use of low-THC cannabis for just a handful of medical conditions. The proposed bill would expand access to individuals with chronic pain and PTSD and would create a process for researching the effects of medical cannabis use. Houston Chronicle: