Bipartisan bloc of Congress seeks to protect medical cannabis trade

Forty-four members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a formal letter to the authors of an upcoming federal budget bill requesting they write the Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment into the measure to guarantee the U.S. government can’t prosecute medical marijuana businesses that follow state MMJ law. “We respectfully request that you include language barring the Department of Justice from prosecuting those who comply with their state’s medical marijuana laws,” the letter reads. “We believe such a policy is not only consistent with the wishes of a bipartisan majority of the members of the House, but also with the wishes of the American ... Bipartisan bloc of Congress seeks to protect medical cannabis trade is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs