While we are frustrated and disappointed that we did not receive a vote on a real legalization bill, we remain more determined than ever to end the failed policy of marijuana prohibition.
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Providence NAACP President Jim Vincent joins Bonus Q&A to discuss the state of race relations in America and much more, including marijuana legalization and how local cities and towns are faring in diversifying their workforce.
Attorney General Peter Kilmartin’s office has drafted a resolution opposing passage of legislation to regulate and tax marijuana for adult use. The template resolution, which is being circulated to town councils around the state, contains a number of untrue claims and implications. Below is a point-by-point response to the Attorney General’s resolution.
It’s hard to believe we’re still debating whether adults should be allowed to use cannabis. No one questions our freedom to enjoy a beer or a glass of wine with dinner. But the devil’s lettuce? Our government still says, “no way.” The hypocrisy is breathtaking.