Conservative Senators Sharing Anti-Cannabis Propaganda After Visit With Jeff Sessions

Last week, the Straight reported that three Canadian senators took a trip to Washington, D.C. to meet with anti-legalization groups and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions—the same man who, in 2016, uttered the words, “Good people don’t smoke marijuana.”

It’s bad enough that three unelected officials decided to waste taxpayer dollars seeking out the advice of a prohibitionist, but it’s not nearly as scary as what could happen as a result of their visit.

Since returning to Canada, Conservative senators Denise Batters, Claude Carignan, and Pierre-Hughes Boisvenu have been distributing a document among Senate committees that speaks to the alleged “threats” posed by the legalization of cannabis.


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