Arizona court: People on probation can't be barred from using medical pot if they follow rules

April 7, 2015 9:09 PM

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PHOENIX (AP) — Arizonans with medical marijuana cards can't be barred from using the drug simply for being on probation, the state Supreme Court concluded Tuesday in a ruling that will have ripple effects across the state.

The court said immunity granted by a 2010 voter-approved law extends to people on probation, and prohibiting them from using medical pot is illegal.

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