Q- How can I get Medical Marijuana?
A- To get your Medical Marijuana you must receive a written verifiable recommendation from a California board licensed physician. Once you have your doctor’s recommendation you can legally grow, consume & possess your medicine under California State Law Prop 215. A physician can write a recommendation for any condition for which cannabis provides relief. However, most physicians recommend cannabis for symptoms associated with AIDS, cancer, glaucoma, multiple sclerosis, chronic pain, and many serious diseases and ailments.
Q- How do I become a medical marijuana patient in California?
A- California law states you must have a recommendation for the medicinal use of cannabis from a licensed physician. A physician may write a recommendation for any ailment for which cannabis provides relief.However, most physicians write recommendations for symptoms associated with AIDS, cancer, glaucoma, multiple sclerosis, chronic pain, and many other serious illnesses.
Q- What happens if my recommendation needs to be verified after the office at the dispensary closes?
A- We are dedicated to meeting the needs of our patients, we offer online and app patient verification 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Q- Can I be served at the dispensary if I’m not 18 years old or older?
A- No, you must be at least 18 years or older with valid proof of age and identification in order to qualify.
Q- Once I’m a legal Prop215 medical marijuana patient, what rights do I have?
A- After obtaining your recommendation, you are legally entitled to grow, possess, consume, and transport cannabis as your medicine. This is only a California state law; the federal government does not recognize medical marijuana.
Q- How much cannabis can I possess with my Medical Marijuana Recommendation?
A- In California you may possess eight ounces of cured cannabis, six plants in (mature)flowering, or up to twelve plants in the (immature)vegetative state. No city or county may adopt limits lower than the amount aforementioned. We strongly recommend that you check (SB420) for your local guidelines.
Q- Does local and state law enforcement recognize medical marijuana and its patients?
A- To the delight of medical marijuana supporters, the California Highway Patrol has agreed to stop taking cannabis from motorists in routine traffic stops who have a doctor’s recommendation. Attorney General Bill Lockyer affirmed that medical marijuana use is sanctioned by California law, despite a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling. CHP officers were told in an Aug. 22 bulletin of the new policy, which now allows patients traveling on state highways to have as much as 8 ounces of marijuana if they had a certified user identification card or written approval from a physician.