President Biden's nominee for the drug czar post in his administration, March of Dimes chief medical and health officer, Dr. Rahul Gupta, has been hailed by Kevin Sabet who heads the anti-pot group SAM, as well as by Sen. Joe Manchin.
The draft of the Senate's Cannabis Administration & Opportunity Act was released today in Washington, DC. Check out five proposals in the bill that would end federal prohibition.
The best comparison to Sha'Carri Richardson would be to Ross Rebagliati, who won the first-ever Olympic gold medal for snowboarding in 1998, but then had it taken away when he tested positive for THC.
There are now 19 states that have legalized adult-use/recreational cannabis, 12 more with decriminalization laws and 47 with some form of medical-marijuana access.
In a special session, the Connecticut legislature reached an agreement to legalize marijuana. With Gov. Ned Lamont's signature, Connecticut is now the the 19th U.S. state to do so.