DC Cannabis-Dealing Arrests Back to Pre-Legalization Levels | Leafly

Helping communities and police understand and work with cannabis law is going to be one of the toughest things to adjust for “on the fly.”

We need to understand that the plant is safe, effective for some conditions, and carries less risk of abuse (and harm from abuse) than many other legal substances.

The seat of our Federal Government is a very odd place, legally, for cannabis. However, there are so many dedicated cultivators, processors, extractors, and dispensaries, not to mention just those citizens dedicated to donating medicine to patients. Here’s an update on how cannabis law enforcement is looking in the District:

Washington, DC, voters legalized cannabis possession and cultivation in 2014, but thanks to Congress blocking a regulated market, sales remain illegal.

Source: DC Cannabis-Dealing Arrests Back to Pre-Legalization Levels | Leafly

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