Host Esty Dinur talks about national marijuana politics with Justin Strekal, Political Director for the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), and about Californian cannabis farms being displaced by large corporations in Humboldt County with Dani Burkhart, treasurer for the Humboldt County Cannabis Chamber of Commerce.
Does the legalization of marijuana seem like an inevitability? What are the potential benefits of legalization? Is it possible for Dane County to reduce fines for possession of small amounts to $1? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
MADISON (WORT) — Madison State Rep. Melissa Sargent has introduced a bill to legalize the medical and recreational use of marijuana. If passed, Wisconsin would become the fifth state to end the prohibition on the popular drug.
What’s new in the case of Sergeant Bergdahl? Did he intend to desert the Army permanently? Did he really intend to join the Taliban or assist the enemy? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
MADISON (WORT) — The Dane County Board is likely to refuse $5,000 in funds to eradicate marijuana grow operations. Bekah Wilce reports.
Democrats in Congress may be taking the lead on marijuana reform, but Colorado Rep. Jared Polis, the Democrat who introduced a bill this week that would make the federal government treat marijuana the way it treats alcohol, says Republicans should see a lot to like in his bill.