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Adult-use cannabis became legal in July in Nevada, where the federal prosecutor's office is now in transition. The feds would come in, and they would say no more beer.
The State of OR has had a lot of trouble recently with overproduction of cannabis leading to illegal exportation to other states. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said President Donald Trump's top priority was enforcing federal law "whether it's marijuana or immigration".
And Colorado's USA attorney, Bob Troyer, who was appointed to his office by Sessions in November, said Thursday that the attorney general's directive would not change his policy to prosecute only marijuana operations that "create the greatest safety threats to our communities".
While many states have decriminalized or legalized marijuana use, the drug is still illegal under federal law, creating a conflict between federal and state law.
"Attorney General Sessions has made a decision to use the power of the federal government to attack the ability of states to decide their own laws".
Sweet Relief in Astoria is one of several businesses on the North Coast that sell medicinal and recreational marijuana.
There has been a surge in legalization of marijuana at the state level in recent years.
Yet officials suggested to reporters Thursday that businesses and growers in legalized states have gotten too comfortable and that the primacy of state law means very little in Washington. MA and ME are on track to do so this year.
Van Dijk arrival boosts Liverpool
Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino has insisted the sale of Virgil van Dijk to Liverpool will be positive for the club. Jurgen Klopp has defended the world-record fee Liverpool are set to pay for Virgil van Dijk .
Mr. Sessions' memo already drew the ire of representatives of states where Marijuana is legal.
Sessions said in a statement that the Obama-era policy "undermines the rule of law" and told federal prosecutors in his memo to "follow the well-established principles that govern all federal prosecutions" in deciding which marijuana-related activities to prosecute. "The biggest growth phase was during the (George W.) Bush administration, when we were facing SWAT team raids, and prosecutions on a almost weekly basis in California".
"Knowing Attorney General Sessions' deference to states' rights, I strongly encourage the DOJ to meet with Governor Sandoval and Attorney General Laxalt to discuss the implications of changes to federal marijuana enforcement policy".
FILE PHOTO: Customers shop for "Green Friday" deals at the Grass Station marijuana shop on Black Friday in Denver, Colorado, U.S., November 28, 2014. In his memo to prosecutors, he said they should file charges in marijuana cases based on "the seriousness of the crime, the deterrent effect of criminal prosecution, and the cumulative impact of particular crimes in the community" - appearing to leave the door open to charging individual users as well as suppliers. "I want the Trump administration to stand by its promises". "There is a belief that that is inconsistent with what federal law says", a senior Department of Justice official, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Politico.
The weed business has bloomed into a multi-million dollar industry.
The marijuana landscape has shifted dramatically since those memos, the latest of which was authored in 2013.
Marijuana startup companies said they were now bracing for a deceleration in funding. "California voters made a decision to legalize adult use of cannabis in 2016". Since then, the industry has amassed almost $1.3 billion in equity funding for marijuana startups, with more than $600 million in 2017 alone, according to research firm CB Insights.
Patrick McCarthy, spokesman for the NY cannabis association, sidestepped a question on how revocation of the Obama-era memos would affect medical marijuana providers, practitioners and patients.
The Airtel Rs 93 Plan offers free voice calls, free national roaming, and 100 SMS per day along with 1GB daily data for 10 days. However, this pack is meant for those who want plans with shorter validity, and hence, comes with a validity of 10 days.
Van Dyke maintained his reputation as a welcome variety show and comedy guest up to the point of his passing. Nelson's Coach Hayden Fox as they oversaw the fictional Minnesota State University Screaming Eagles.
The game needs iOS version 11 or newer, and should run well enough on an iPad Air 2, iPad 2017, or any of the iPad Pro variants. Players will be able to download and install the game at no cost, but they will only be able to play it up to 60 turns.
Legislation needs to set a date after which the continued production of unrecyclable coffee cups is banned by law". And, the committee also stated that the tax should go towards improving recycling and reprocessing facilities.
The film, based on the life of Rajput queen Padmini, has run into trouble with Rajput groups alleging that it distorts history. Joshi said these suggested changes "are completely in agreement with the filmmakers - the producers and director of the film".
Payroll Survey Estimates - The preliminary nonfarm payroll jobs estimate was up 2,100 from one year ago to 619,200 for November. In November of 2016 there were approximately 542 people unemployed in the county, for this year the number was 448.
Manchester United had the first attempt on goal through captain Pogba firing a straight shot at Carson in the second minute. Marcus Olsson had Derby's first chance in the 22nd minute, and Sergio Romero had to be alert to tip over the crossbar.
Eric Garner died in 2014 after New York City police officers put him in a chokehold, a move the NYPD had banned. Days before the anniversary of her father's death in 2015, she led a march through the streets of St.
In Tunisia anger has been building after women said they had been banned at Tunis airport from boarding Emirates flights to Dubai. Another female would-be passenger said men and male children were allowed to board flights - but not women under 30.
Wind Chill Advisory for all of metro Detroit Friday
Highs will only reach the upper 20s this afternoon but with the wind it will feel more like the low to mid teens. Highs are expected to be in the 30s on Monday , Tuesday and Wednesday, he said, and the mid-40s on Thursday.
Ekiti APC hails Buhari over board appointments
Mr Ugbaja, who was appointed by the President as a member of the Consumer Protection Council, died on November 29, 2017. Buhari appointed Reverend Christopher Utov as a member of Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research.
Where to recycle your real Christmas tree around Denver
Both the County and City programs require that all decorations, stands and nails be removed from the Christmas trees. Montgomery County Parks and Recreation will collect live Christmas trees at Rotary Park (2308 Rotary Park Drive).
Coinbase investigating insider trading in bitcoins
The company is investigating the possibility of insider trading by its employees who had prior knowledge of the announcement. In addition to trading restrictions, it prohibits communication of material non-public information outside the company.
NBC5 Forecast: Rain chances on the increase to start the week
Your 7-Day Planning Forecast includes Christmas!.so it's a ideal time to look at Wilmington's Christmas temperautre climatology. But on the positive side, temperatures typically warm by the end of February into the low 30s with overnight lows in the teens.
Chrome to start blocking ads on February 15
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