jan 1, 1999 - The I.O.M. issued
the report "Cannabis
One major stakeholder in the controversy of legalizing medical marijuana are the researchers. In 1999 the I.O.M. issued the report showing the results of countless studies done over the medical uses for marijuana. The study by the stakeholders have affected the viewpoints of many viewers and the viewpoints of other stakeholders in the argument.
(This event gave those supporting marijuana scientific backing, and changed the veiws of some that were originally agianst the cause)
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Medical Marijuana 1