Bill filed to prohibit employment discrimination against medical cannabis patients

The measure, if it becomes law, would protect the patient from the recruitment and hiring process.Representative Jesús Manuel Ortiz filed House Bill 152 this week, which will prohibit employers from discriminating against employees who are registered patients authorized to use cannabis medicinal. “Both in Puerto Rico and in the United States, there are state laws that allow the use of medicinal cannabis to patients authorized and duly certified by the State. However, not in all jurisdictions …

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