Talking Points: Doctor’s Perspective On Medical Pot ProgramThree weeks into the roll out of Minnesota's medical marijuana program, the number of patients enrolling continues to be lower than many expected.
Medical Pot Program Combines Medicine And Research Minnesota's new medical marijuana program doesn't stop at the sales counter. The state will gather data from each and every patient on different chemical compounds, dosages and side effects to build a database of what works — and what doesn't. Lawmakers included the research provision in the law legalizing pills, oils and vapors for a handful of conditions. A state panel discussed existing research in St. Paul Wednesday.