Excerpted from ASA's 2022 State of the States Report.

In 2023, ASA recommends that Puerto Rico lawmakers prioritize fixing some of the major flaws of the program. These include extending patient protections to not only cover employment, but also housing, education, and family court cases. Puerto Rico policymakers should also consider allowing patients and caregivers to grow cannabis at home to help alleviate some of the costs associated with being a medical cannabis patient.

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