Next Step for Medical Marijuana in D.C.

Next Step for Medical Marijuana in D.C.

Who is in the running for a license to grow & dispense medical marijuana? And should they have to sign a statement acknowledging they are breaking federal law?

More than a year after the District of Columbia legalized medical marijuana, the city is moving ahead on granting licenses to grow or dispense cannabis. But applicants have to agree that because it's still a federal crime, they will bear all the risk. Kojo updates the progress toward marijuana dispensaries in D.C.

Guests

Martin Austermuhle

Associate Editor, DCist.com

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