Gavin Newsom explains why lawmakers shouldn’t be neutral on marijuana legalization

Screen Shot 2016-08-11 at 11.02.24 PM7/28/16–Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom says it’s time for others to take a stand on fully endorse legalizing recreational marijuana, clinic which will appear on California’s ballot this fall. The benefits to legalization, help Newsom argues, medicine are manifold: reducing the influence of drug cartels, creating stronger regulations to prevent underage kids from easily buying weed, mitigating the harmful effects of prohibition on communities of color. Read