In August of 2008 California's Attorney General: Jerry Brown released the updated-version of what is referred to as, "The Guidelines for the Security and Non-Diversion of Marijuana Grown for Medical Use". These guidelines were released in August of2008.
I have been a registered Nurse for over 35 years. I began in medical/surgical adult care -
nursing and the hospital system. Along the way, I learned about patients using cannabis.
I have a Masters prepared background in medical/surgical nursing.
In the early 80’s, I was a supervising nurse in a small hospital in Washington State.
Our Director of Nursing was quite concerned because an elderly patient was coming in with
what she called a “marijuana pill.
What has happened to Harborside, though regrettable and terribly tragic for those patients that rely on it, is far from being a surprise. The fact is, the only thing that has kept the state and Federal Governments from locking down ALL of the dispensaries in Cali and the other states with cannabis programs has been the sheer number of participants in their medical cannabis programs.