Court Rules That Insurance Company Must Cover Medical Cannabis Treatment

Court Rules That Insurance Company Must Cover Medical Cannabis Treatment

A judge in New Jersey ruled that a man’s insurance company must pay for the cost of his medical cannabis treatment. This may establish an important precedent in the medical industry.

Andrew Watson, who lives in Egg Harbor, New Jersey, enrolled in the state’s medical cannabis program in 2014. He sought financial reimbursement for the purchase of medicinal cannabis over a term of three months.

via Natural Blaze Court Rules That Insurance Company Must Cover Medical Cannabis Treatment

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  1. Reblogged this on The Most Revolutionary Act and commented:
    As of early 2017, medical cannabis is legal in 28 states. More doctors and patients are likely to choose cannabis over mainstream prescription drugs to treat ailments such as pain. Pain management is a perfect contender for cannabis treatment, considering existing pharmaceutical solutions are quite addictive and outright dangerous.

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