Medical marijuana is legal in Oklahoma, but there are still many unanswered questions. It’s important to know what you need to do, how much legal protection you have, and how to avoid some of the pitfalls that can come with dealing with the law. In this article, we’ll cover what you need to know about cannabis and the law in Oklahoma, including where your rights as a medical marijuana patient end and where they begin.
Oklahoma Medical Marijuana
Oklahoma is one of the states in the United States that has legalized medical marijuana. The law allows patients who have written documentation from a physician stating they have one or more of the following conditions:
- Severe spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis or other conditions that cause muscle spasms or stiffness (i.e., MS)
- Recurrent and persistent suicidal or self-harming ideation consistent with a DSM-5 diagnosis (such as schizophrenia, bipolar