Can veterans be penalized for using pot? Answer is hazy

By | January 9, 2018

By Libby Denkmann for 89.3 KPCC

“As long as there’s a federal conflict with state laws, any patient has significant reason to be worried,” said David Mangone, legislative counsel for the advocacy group Americans for Safe Access. He added, while the danger of criminal prosecution is low, “any recreational user who receives federal benefits, they do run the risk of being subject to federal prosecution even if they are complying with state law.”

Source: http://www.safeaccessnow.org/can_veterans_be_penalized_for_using_pot_answer_is_hazy

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