Two U.S. congressmen have introduced bills which would drastically alter federal marijuana laws.
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Two congressmen filed separate House bills on Friday that together would legalize, regulate and tax marijuana at the federal level, effectively ending the U.S. government’s decadeslong prohibition of the plant.
A group of businesswomen hitting Capitol Hill on Thursday want lawmakers to recognize that the marijuana industry isn’t just a boys’ club.
Introduced by pro-cannabis Congressman Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., The Veterans Equal Access Act (HR 667) will make it easier for veterans to gain access to medical marijuana.
The idea of reparations has a lot of moral suasion. But the task of repairing the grievous harm caused by the misguided “War on Drugs” and much of the other 200 years of American history will take more than one approach, more a smorgasbord than a silver bullet.