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Congressman Yarmuth says country moving away from 'demonizing' marijuana

01/09/2018 11:46 AM

Following Attorney General Jeff Session’s announcement that he would be rescinding the Cole memo, which created a passive policy on marijuana laws in states, U.S. Representative John Yarmuth, D-Louisville, says he believes marijuana policy could soon change in the country. Congressman Yarmuth says some in Congress are seeking to reschedule the class of marijuana. Currently, marijuana is identified under DEA as a Schedule I drug, the same classification as heroin, LSD and ecstasy. “Its judged to be the same potency as... Read more 

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