The Trump administration on Thursday will free federal prosecutors to extra aggressively implement marijuana legal guidelines, successfully threatening to undermine the legalization motion that has unfold to 6 states, most just lately California.
The Justice Department is predicted to rescind an Obama-era coverage of discouraging federal prosecutors from bringing fees of marijuana-related crimes in states that had legalized gross sales of the drug.
It was not instantly clear whether or not the administration intends to hold out a federal crackdown on marijuana dispensaries, or is merely rattling its saber. The Associated Press first reported the announcement, and a authorities official conversant in the matter confirmed that the change can be introduced afterward Thursday.
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