Reader: Mark McCarron victim of marijuana haters linking pot to tragedy

Our post about avalanche victim Mark McCarron focused on his many attributes and not the marijuana he had with him when he died -- and which authorities noted for dubious reasons.

One reader appreciated the memorial, but not the way McCarron was used.

irq77 writes:

Seems like a guy I would have enjoyed having known. My thoughts and condolences go out to the family.

Unfortunately the prohibitionists will never stop trying to link Cannabis to accidents. The lies and hate are regularly propagated in unjust fashion.

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