Judge invokes Rohrabacher-Farr in federal marijuana case

At a time when the Department of Justice is trying to get Congress to pull the plug on the Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment, a U.S. District Court recently used the marijuana safeguard in a federal cannabis case. U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg in San Francisco told federal prosecutors they couldn’t continue proceedings against two cannabis cultivators in Humboldt County, California, because the growers were protected by the state’s MMJ laws, the San Francisco Chronicle reported. The judgment is the “first known ruling of its kind,” according to the newspaper. The two Northern California growers were looking ... Judge invokes Rohrabacher-Farr in federal marijuana case is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs