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And he'll thank you very about -- -- -- you two felon now medical marijuana advocacy group Americans for safe access.
Suing attorney general Eric Holder and others for quote -- -- style raids on its members shot and allegedly interfering with California locked.
Chief counsel for Americans for safe access -- -- just filed velocity joins us now from San Francisco.
Welcome to -- -- what specifically.
How do you specifically feel that the federal government is over reaching here.
-- -- -- -- The federal government is allowed to do is it can enforce its own marijuana laws over here it's admitted doesn't have the resources to conduct -- war -- medical marijuana.
And so what it is doing is they're attempting to constrict.
To conscripts the state of California.
To to -- to change its own marijuana laws or its own medical marijuana laws.
An effort to constrict the state to conduct the federal war against medical marijuana and that crosses the constitutional line.
OK there's the constitutional issue this is the federal government -- state government it really comes down to the medical marijuana industry and the justice department for its part says it's targeting.
The commercial enterprises and not -- seriously -- the caregivers the feds claim that many hot clubs are too close to places where children gather.
Or are fronts for drug dealing and therefore are.
Profiteering illegally so what's your response to that position from the federal.
-- -- -- for the federal government just to state that but they're acting here is judge jury and executioner -- state laws against that.
And -- -- can enforce those laws however when the federal government tries to enforce the laws they immediately file.
A motion in federal court to exclude any reference to medical marijuana.
So the person who is accused of being a cartel or traffic or whatever has no possibility to defend themselves in court and that's why the -- -- enforce its own -- Has this crack -- already had an impact our facilities already shutting down what kind of economic impact has it -- -- sure that some number of dispensaries have already shut down I think we're gonna see a lot more shut down in the near future.
However there will always there will continue to be dispensaries in the state of California when the dust settles there still will be medical marijuana in California.
-- right thank you Joseph Al -- nor -- -- -- department justice but they told us say.
Have no comment on -- -- except for that comment that I read -- -- that was up published elsewhere if meantime.
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