Connecticut Man Was Denied His Dream Job Because He is a Medical Cannabis Patient
A man in Connecticut has been denied employment by his local fire department because he failed the drug test required as a condition of employment. He is a legal registered medical cannabis patient in his state but that didn’t protect him. His story points to problems even legal cannabis users still deal with across the country.
The local fire department in Bridgeport, Connecticut has refused to hire a man after discovering he is a legal medical marijuana patient. James Bulerin III had his lifelong dreams of becoming a firefighter dashed after testing positive for marijuana on his required drug screening. Bulerin is a registered medical […]
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