Monday, March 29, 2021

Show-Me Weed Money Winning Missouri

In the aftermath of pandemic economic devastation, there's really only one growth industry left in the Midwest.

Accordingly, the slow push toward legalization seems more profitable than fighting a losing drug war by way of the prison industrial complex.

Weekly medical marijuana sales in Missouri top $2 million

More than 90,000 people have received approval to use medical marijuana in Missouri, and weekly sales have topped the $2 million mark, according to an industry trade group.The Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association said the $2.4 million in medical marijuana sales for the week ending March 19 followed four straight

1 comment:

Byron Funkhouser said...

There's a good conservative argument for legalization, & a good libertarian argument, but finally it's the money that brings politicians onboard.

Making it illegal never stopped its use, but it did create a large black market.