Marijuana

NORML Head Rips John Hickenlooper for Calling Colorado's Pot Legalization "Reckless"

Yesterday during a debate with Republican gubernatorial rival Bob Beauprez, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper described Colorado voter's legalization of marijuana as "reckless." In response, Allen St. Pierre, executive director of NORML, calls Hickenlooper a hypocrite -- and that's not all.

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