Marijuana showdown: Mason Tvert to take on Patrick Kennedy prior to Project SAM launch

Project SAM, a national organization that opposes marijuana legalization, is scheduled to formally launch during a 10:30 a.m. press conference today at the Denver Press Club. The event is only open to accredited journalists, but Marijuana Policy Project spokesman and Amendment 64 proponent Mason Tvert is showing up an hour early anyhow, to level hypocrisy charges at Project SAM principal Patrick Kennedy, who'll be attending.
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