Legal
Where Medical Marijuana and the 2nd Amendment Clash

Where Medical Marijuana and the 2nd Amendment Clash

The issue of medical marijuana and gun rights has been in the news a lot lately, especially since a federal appeals court upheld a ban on gun sales to those who legally use medical cannabis late last summer.

Since marijuana is a banned substance under the federal Controlled Substances Act, it was ruled that anyone with a medical marijuana card was admitting to the use of cannabis for medical reasons and therefore breaking federal law and therefore lost their right to purchase a firearm.

Politics
President Obama Talked to Bill Maher About Marijuana

President Obama Talked to Bill Maher About Marijuana

Last week an interview Bill Maher did recently with President Obama was released. They covered many topics, but eventually the conversation got around to marijuana law reform.

“Let me ask you about a question that I know the people who watch our show are interested in, which is marijuana reform,” Maher asked.

“Is that something that you care about?” Obama joked.