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The Trump administration's nonsensical stance on marijuana

Feb 27, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

Nov. 8 was both the best of nights and the worst of nights for marijuana law reformers. That night, four states approved medical marijuana laws and another four voted to legalize marijuana use for all adults. But for many advocates, Donald Trump's election served a substantial blow to law reform.

With Trump's appointment of Jeff Sessions - one of the nation's most outspoken anti-drug warriors - as attorney general, it seems the long-simmering tension between state marijuana law reform and ...