And finally, to end on a hopeful note, Republican House member Dana Rohrabacher introduced a very short (essentially, one sentence) bill that would flip the legal battle over marijuana on its head and decree that state laws should be more important than federal law, on marijuana. If anyone is in compliance with their state’s law, then the federal government should be powerless to do anything about it, in other words. We wrote about this yesterday, when he introduced the bill, and we strongly urge everyone who cares about the issue to check out the full list of cosponsors and if your representative isn’t on that list, call them up and ask them why not!.
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