Biography/Memoir

Will Justice Thomas bring consistency to cannabis regulation?

…the IRS’s approach to Section 280E stands in direct conflict to the law in many states as well as the DOJ’s enforcement policies.

Justice Thomas has long been skeptical of the federal government’s power to criminalize local marijuana use… Justice Thomas argued that the CSA [Controlled Substances Act] exceeded Congress’s power as applied to the “intrastate and noncommercial” conduct of cultivating and consuming medical marijuana in accordance with California law. Justice Thomas may have lost the battle in 2005, but as he noted… times have changed…

Original Article (Forbes):
Will Justice Thomas bring consistency to cannabis regulation?
Artwork Fair Use: Michal Klajban