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Obama Not Going “To Turn The Other Way” On Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

President Barack Obama is defending his administration’s recent crackdown upon medicinal cannabis providers in states that allow for its use in a just-published Rolling Stone Magazine interview. In recent months, federal justice officials have executed raids on dozens of medical marijuana providers and related businesses, including Oaksterdam University in Oakland, in various states.
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Obama Lies About Federal Marijuana Law to Rolling Stone

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (3 years ago)

Apparently unable to find a legitimate or honest defense for his administration's behavior regarding medical marijuana, President Obama instead resorted to a lie to Rolling Stone about what the law actually says. He claimed he could... Read Post

Nancy Pelosi Defends Medical Marijuana Dispensaries In Face of Obama Administration Crackdown

News : Reason (3 years ago)

Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) released a statement yesterday condemning the Obama administration's crackdown on medical marijuana dispensaries and advocating for the drug's medical properties:  “Access to medicinal ma... Read Post

Calif. U.S. Attorney Defends Feds Medical Marijuana Crackdown

US Politics / Liberal : TalkLeft (3 years ago)

NBC News Los Angeles interviewed Andre Birotte Jr., U.S. Attorney for the Central District of California (Los Angeles) this weekend on the recent federal crackdown on medical marijuana dispensaries, their landlords and banks that do... Read Post

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