The Work’s Not Done Yet: Legal Pot Advocate

The Senate has approved the federal marijuana legalization legislation in a historic vote. Pot advocate Jodie Emery says the vote may be historic, but for lawyers, civil liberties advocates, and herself, the passing of the Cannabis Act brings a number of concerns to the forefront. “[The Act] introduces many more criminal laws with relation to cannabis and it doesn’t look at amnesty or pardons for all of the victims of prohibition in the past.” She…

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Author: Kayla Butler & Monika Gul, News 1130