NJ.com: Trump administration comments on recreational marijuana suggest a crackdown is coming | The National Cannabis Industry Association
NJ.com: Trump administration comments on recreational marijuana suggest a crackdown is coming
By NCIA
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February 23, 2017
Advocacy

NJ.com: Trump administration comments on recreational marijuana suggest a crackdown is coming


“It was especially disappointing to hear Press Secretary Spicer refer to the opioid crisis in relation to marijuana,” National Cannabis Industry Association Executive Director Aaron Smith said in a statement. “Science has discredited the idea that marijuana serves as any kind of gateway drug, and the addiction and death rates associated with opioids simply do not occur in any way with cannabis.”

During the campaign, Trump said he would not interfere with state laws that have allowed recreational marijuana, Smith added.

Read more: http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/2017/02/1st_white_house_comments_on_recreational_pot_sugge.html

International Business Times: Marijuana Under Trump: Cannabis Advocates Warn Government Against Enforcing Recreational Pot Laws

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