Top Democratic Senator Calls Medical Marijuana A ‘Laughing Matter’

Senator Durbin (D-IL) Thinks Medical Cannabis Is A ‘Laughing Matter’

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Senator Dick Durbin is a leader in the Democratic party. But, it turns out, he needs a lot more education before he can lead on an issue his party members strongly support- cannabis legalization. Marijuana Moment has the full story of Sen. Durbin’s remarks, made during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. Click the link for the full story.

“My state just decided in the last few days to make marijuana legal in my state for recreational purposes, starting January 1,” he said, referencing the passage of a cannabis legalization bill through the Illinois legislature last week. “We’ve had medical marijuana. I’ve been to one of those clinics. It was almost a laughing matter.” […]

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