D.C. Mayor Re-Evaluating Medical Cannabis Policies, Looks to Loosen Restrictions

By Kayla Cross, Journalist, Georgetown University

In the wake of complaints about strict restrictions on eligibility for Washington DC’s medical marijuana program,dccannabis Mayor Vincent Gray has convened a Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee to assess current policies.

According to Gray’s official order, released Oct. 28, the advisory committee will work with the D.C. Department of Health to monitor practices in other states, as well as scientific research regarding the use of medical marijuana.

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