Confusing? Oklahoma Sues Colorado Over Marijuana, but Federal Government Just Said Marijuana is Legal on Native American Reservations in the US??

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With todays news about Oklahoma and Nebraska suing Colorado over “unconstitutional” marijuana laws – a major incongruence has become apparent after considering the federal government’s recent decision that it will not be prosecutable to grow and sell marijuana on Native American reservations.

If Oklahoma is correct in their posed idea that these laws are unconstitutional, than how could the federal government sanction the growing and retail sale of marijuana in areas that virtually cover every state in the US….including Oklahoma.

As many (especially advocates and activists) are outraged by the actions of Nebraska and Oklahoma, any person with any stance on this issue must surely at least be confused

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Richard Lowe

Richard Lowe is a 14-year veteran of the financial sector with licenses as a commodity broker (Series 3) and investment advisor representative (IAR Series 65). Along with a focus on raising capital for the firms he was employed with, he also wrote and edited much of the content published by them. He holds a BA in Journalism from the University of Massachusetts. He has been a longtime advocate for marijuana legalization due to the social injustices associated with marijuana prohibition and the strong potential for the medicinal benefits of cannabis.

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