Marijuana Legalization: State vs. Federal LawsMarijuana is currently a Schedule I drug under the Controlled Substances Act, meaning that the federal government considers it to have a high potential for abuse and no currently accepted medical use. However, individual states have been legalizing marijuana for medical and/or recreational use at a growing pace.The first state to … [Read more...] about How do state laws legalizing marijuana conflict with federal laws?
The landscape regarding marijuana use seems to be changing so rapidly that it is difficult to keep up. More than half of the U.S. has now legalized some form of marijuana use. Currently, 33 states and the District of Columbia permit the use of marijuana for either medical or recreational purposes or both. In 10 states as well as D.C., the use of recreational marijuana is … [Read more...] about A Guide to Marijuana Legislation, and Its Effect on the Workplace