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N.J. man's medical marijuana should be paid by workers' comp...
    #23991659 - 01/08/17 08:06 AM (7 months, 6 days ago)

says :courtjudge:

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Susan K. Livio, NJ.com
on January 07, 2017 at 7:00 AM, updated January 07, 2017 at 7:08 AM

TRENTON -- A south Jersey man injured on the job at a lumber company will have his medical marijuana tab paid by his employer's workers compensation insurance, according to a state administrative law judge ruling in what appears to be the first decision of its kind in the state.

Andrew Watson of Egg Harbor Township qualified for the state's medicinal marijuana program in 2014 because of a hand injury he suffered while working for 84 Lumber in Pleasantville, according to the administrative law judge's ruling.

Watson bought 2-1/4 ounces of state-sanctioned marijuana in the spring of 2014 but when his employer refused to pay, he stopped using it, according to the ruling.

The price of one ounce of cannabis ranges from $425 to $520 for an average of $489 in the Garden State, not counting the 7 percent state sales tax, according to a state Health Department analysis. At those prices, New Jersey's medical pot is the most expensive in the nation. The law does not require insurance to cover the expense...





Administrative Law Judge Ingrid L. French said based on Watson's testimony, "the effects of the marijuana, in many ways, is not as debilitating as the effects of the Percocet. The pharmacy records show that, ultimately (Watson) was able to reduce his use of oral narcotic medication."

"As a result of his improved pain management, he has achieved a greater level of functionality," according to the judge, calling "his approach to his pain management needs (is) cautious, mature and overall he is exceptionally conscientious in managing his pain."

"The evidence presented in these proceedings show that the petitioner's 'trial' use of medicinal marijuana has been successful," French wrote. "While the court is sensitive to the controversy surrounding the medicinal use of marijuana, whether or not it should be prescribed for a patient in a state where it is legal to prescribe it is a medical decision that is within the boundaries of the laws in the state."

More here
http://www.nj.com/healthfit/index.ssf/2017/01/nj_judge_workers_comp_should_pay_for_medical_marij.html#incart_river_index
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I imagine this will be appealed,
Christie wouldn't want to set a precedent.


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Re: N.J. man's medical marijuana should be paid by workers' comp... [Re: vinsue]
    #23991741 - 01/08/17 09:46 AM (7 months, 6 days ago)

goddamn, 489$ an ounce plus 7 percent sales tax???


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Re: N.J. man's medical marijuana should be paid by workers' comp... [Re: keyser_soze]
    #23991805 - 01/08/17 10:28 AM (7 months, 6 days ago)

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keyser_soze said:
goddamn, 489$ an ounce plus 7 percent sales tax???




My god... well I guess it's back to my dealer


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Re: N.J. man's medical marijuana should be paid by workers' comp... [Re: keyser_soze]
    #23992863 - 01/08/17 06:00 PM (7 months, 6 days ago)

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keyser_soze said:
goddamn, 489$ an ounce plus 7 percent sales tax???




Yeah that is just obscene... Even 200$ is a lot to ask for an OZ here even if it is top notch and doused in kief :lol:


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Re: N.J. man's medical marijuana should be paid by workers' comp... [Re: musiclover420]
    #23993078 - 01/08/17 07:12 PM (7 months, 6 days ago)

Depends on quality anywhere.  Name it this, na,e it that and few know quality.


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Re: N.J. man's medical marijuana should be paid by workers' comp... [Re: Morel Guy]
    #23993492 - 01/08/17 09:32 PM (7 months, 6 days ago)

cost me 10 bucks to grow:shrug:


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