ATF Memo Says Medical Marijuana Users Not Allowed to Buy


If you legally purchase, ingest, and enjoy marijuana, you are no longer allowed to purchase firearms. A recent ATF memo states that firearm dealers in states where medical marijuana is legal can no longer sell firearms or ammunition to registered users.

The new policy has come under fire from both marijuana and gun rights groups, saying that the ATF policy violates the second amendment rights of marijuana users.

Arthur Herbert, the ATF’s assistant director for enforcement programs and services, wrote in the memo:

“Any person who uses more at