Federal law still treats marijuana as an illegal drug, creating headaches for states

U.S. authorities have jurisdiction on tribal lands and could enforce federal drug laws there — even in states where cannabis is legal

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.