Tennessee Congressman Cohen Pushes to Legalize Marijuana

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Memphis, Tn – Congressman Steve Cohen is making another push to legalize marijuana.

Monday, the Democratic Congressman from Memphis sent the Federal Drug Czar a letter asking the Office of National Drug Control Policy rethink marijuana laws.

Cohen said in part, “There is no evidence that marijuana has the same addictive qualities or damaging consequences as cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine and should not be treated as such.”

 

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