COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans might get to vote on legalizing medical marijuana this fall. So what do you need to know?
What’s the difference between medical marijuana and marijuana? What medical conditions is it used to treat? Do you smoke it?
After a recreational marijuana measure failed in Ohio last year, state legislators are now studying the issue of medical marijuana through public hearings and a House-appointed medicinal marijuana task force.
But questions asked at the task force’s first meeting indicated the panel members themselves don’t know much about marijuana.
So before national group Marijuana Policy Project puts a medical marijuana legalization measure on the November ballot, find out what it’s all about.
Here are answers to commonly asked questions about medical marijuana.