Memo #: 18-007
Date:       1/12/2018
Attorney General Sessions Reverses Obama-Era “Hands-Off” Policy Regarding Federal Marijuana Enforcement, Just as California’s Recreational Use Law Goes Into Effect

An interestingly timed memorandum sent by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to federal prosecutors across the country signals that enforcement of marijuana violations of federal law are no longer off limits. The memo comes as the trend at the state level to legalize marijuana continues.
Topic Area:
Drug and Alcohol Testing
State/Local Developments









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