Marijuana Backers Cool With AG Nominee

For those just now starting to explore the world of weed, there’s a lot of etiquette to learn.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:  Marijuana advocates say they aren’t nervous about Loretta Lynch‘s personal pot politics, even after President Obama’s choice to serve as the nation’s top cop voiced strong opposition to the drug’s legalization this week. “I not only do not support legalization, it’s not the position of the Department of Justice to support the Read the full article…

Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization

Yet MPP is a bit more cautious in its outlook: the group believes 12 states could join Colorado, Washington, Oregon and Alaska in allowing recreational pot by 2017.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: On day one of her confirmation hearing to become the country’s next Attorney General, U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch took an explicit stance against marijuana legalization. When asked by Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) if she supports legalization, Lynch responded “No I do not.” When Sessions probed her on President Obama’s position on marijuana, Lynch Read the full article…