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Featured Article: The Legalization of Marijuana in Colorado: A Prescription for Trouble?
Journal of Medical Regulation
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In the free feature article in this issue of the Journal of Medical Regulation, author Doris Gundersen, MD, enumerates some of the significant challenges facing regulatory officials and some negative consequences for Colorado residents after recent changes in Colorado’s marijuana laws.

In other articles in the issue:

  • In a second perspective on the medical marijuana issue, “Regulation of Physicians Recommending Medical Marijuana: The Colorado Medical Board Perspective,” Eric Groce, DO, President of the Colorado Medical Board, argues that the Board has reasoned through its responsibilities with the medical marijuana law changes and is treating physicians who prescribe marijuana as it would physicians who prescribe any other substance – as either doing so in a responsible or irresponsible manner.


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