06/10/2011 03:54:00 PM EST
Washington Court: Workers Can Be Fired Over Medical Marijuana
OLYMPIA, Wash. - (AP) Medical marijuana patients can be fired from their jobs in Washington state even if they only use the drug outside the workplace, the Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday. Justices said in their 8-1 decision that state law does not provide any employment protections for medical marijuana users. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.