Sessions Suggests DOJ Preparing For Federal Crackdown On Recreational Marijuana

Jeff Sessions is suggesting that federal authorities will crack down on marijuana even in states where it has been legalized for recreational use.

The attorney general hinted of a coming Department of Justice crackdown on the drug on Wednesday, suggesting there were likely to be changes to the department’s policy on cannabis—which has thus far hewed to the Obama-era guidelines.

“We’re looking at that very hard right now, we had a meeting yesterday and talked about it at some length,” Sessions said at a press conference, reported the Sacramento Bee.

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