Medical marijuana patients in Pennsylvania last week began to receive their state-issued patient registration cards. The first dispensaries are scheduled to open across the state in 2018.
“It was the perfect gift,” Nightingale, a cancer survivor, told the paper.
The Department of Health mailed about 435 cards to doctor-certified patients in late December, the Inquirer’s Sam Wood reports. While 10,000 people have registered for the program, the state is still in the process of approving applicants.