TV Host Montel Williams Plans To Open Calif. Pot Dispensary
Williams has been an outspoken medical marijuana advocate since he began using the drug to relieve pain caused by multiple sclerosis.
According to a report in the Sacramento Bee, he lead a tour of the facility on Monday, which the newspaper reports does not display marijuana anywhere until after patients discuss their medical needs with a counselor.
“While adhering to every single state law, we want to provide safe access for patients and really medicalize this,” Willams said.
California allows anyone with a doctor’s recommendation to use medical marijuana, whatever their health condition. Critics claim dispensaries are often no more than drug trafficking fronts.
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