NJ legal marijuana enabling bill within days; Biden: Drug legislation a “mistake”; MS gov slams medical cannabis; Med societies say no to legalization
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Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said in a radio interview that it was a “mistake” to champion punitive anti-drug laws during his time as a senator.
“Look, unlike Trump, when I make a mistake I admit it. I admit it. And we can make it better. And I think the public’s with us.”
The chairman of New Jersey’s Senate Judiciary Committee said that he expects to file a bill to implement marijuana legalization as soon as two days after voters approve the state’s cannabis ballot referendum.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves (R) slammed the medical marijuana measures on his state’s ballot this week, saying they are favored by “stoners” and claiming they would be “the