Reader: Smoking pot off-duty would help cops' dickhead level

Mason Tvert during a recent appearance on MSNBC.
Mason Tvert during a recent appearance on MSNBC.

Marijuana advocate Mason Tvert's recent argument in favor of allowing police officers to use marijuana off-duty inspired some humor among our readers, including one who wondered what a policy shift would do to doughnut consumption. Others looked at the subject from a mellower perspective. Here's an example.

Justin Kershman writes:

If the proper U.A's were done all the way around for employment...anybody should be able to smoke off of work on their own time! Might even help with the dickhead level of the officers in most P.D's and S.O's.

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