Cannabis is completely legal in the nation's capital, however, due to a convoluted bicameral omnibus bill, recreational marijuana sales are still prohibited in the District.

Now, a coalition of local, state, and national advocacy organizations is calling on US Attorney General Merrick Garland to formally adopt a non-compliance policy to allow Washington, D.C. legalize cannabis sales despite the congressional ban.

Regulation Of Recreational Cannabis, Please

In a letter to AG Garland, the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) and 74 other organizations said they want the Department of Justice (DOJ) to take an approach to D.C. that is “functionally equivalent to the non-enforcement approach it has traditionally taken with respect to the states that have reformed their laws allowing for the taxation and regulation of the adult use of cannabis.”

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