Does Workers Comp. Have to Reimburse for Medical Marijuana?
In a case of first impression, the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, considers whether a workers' compensation judge can order an employer to reimburse an employee for the employee's use of medical marijuana prescribed for chronic pain following a work-related accident.
January 15, 2020 at 07:00 AM
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In a case of first impression, the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, considered whether a workers’ compensation judge can order an employer to reimburse an employee for the employee’s use of medical marijuana prescribed for chronic pain following a work-related accident. The case is Hager v. M&K Constr., No. A-0102-18T3, 2020 N.J. Super. LEXIS 4 (Super. Ct. App. Div. Jan 13, 2020).
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