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Sessions: Obama Marijuana Policy Remains in Effect

Sessions: Obama Marijuana Policy Remains in Effect

Sessions: Obama Marijuana Policy Remains in Effect

Obama-era guidance that allows states to legalize marijuana without federal interference remains in effect, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Tuesday during a congressional hearing

DATIA and drug testing

Knowing the Dark Side: Hoffman-La Roche and DATIA

Advocates of freedom for adult marijuana use, sales, production, and investment should know their foes, and should know for example that DATIA was the motivating force behind passage of the Drug Testing Integrity Act of 2008.

Loretta Lynch

What Did Loretta Lynch Just Tell Us?

Loretta Lynch, President Barack Obama’s nominee to succeed Eric Holder as attorney general, began confirmation hearings on January 28, 2015. She made news immediately by saying that she does not support the legalization of marijuana.

Eric Holder US Attorney General

Eric Holder Questions Marijuana’s Legal Status as He Prepares to Leave Justice Department

On the eve of his reported resignation, US Attorney General Eric Holder said in an interview with Yahoo News that it’s time to reconsider marijuana’s legal classification in the federal government’s scheduling system.

Holder Not Quite High on Hope

Attorney General Eric Holder’s Hopes High?

While Eric Holder may have told the Huffington Post of his “youthful experimentation” when in college, he is not holding out for a marijuana victory on Capitol Hill anytime soon. Nonetheless, the Attorney General is “cautiously optimistic” about what is happening in Colorado and Washington. MMJ Investor News treats this as progress, considering it comes straight from the horse’s mouth.