Postal Service Issues Warning About Marijuana Ads
Marijuana growers and retailers may have fewer options for marketing now that the US Postal Service recently issued a directive warning that advertisements about selling or buying cannabis constitute a felony.
The Nov. 27 directive also warned publishing companies that mailing newspapers, magazines, catalogs, hand-bills and similar materials containing such ads is also a felony.
“If an advertisement advocates the purchase of clinical marijuana through a Medical Marijuana Dispensary, it does not comply with (US law),” the directive said.
It’s unclear, however, if federal officials have the authority to enforce the directive because of a recent