SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - There is some confusion from residents who say they have already been prescribed marijuana. 22News is working for you with the rules and regulations of having a medical marijuana card.
A Springfield father and son were arrested for growing marijuana in their backyard, but say that a marijuana card allowed them to.
To get a card you must have a debilitating medical condition. Until dispensariesopen doctors say you can obtain a limited cultivation license and a card that allows you to posses or grow a 2 month supply of medicine. It’s been defined by the state as 10 ounces. And they can grow it but it must be in a secure location and not visible.