An essay from a high school junior calling for marijuana legalization

 In Legalization

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) entered into the Congressional Record an essay from a high school junior calling for marijuana legalization. Separately, he tweeted that “despite Jeff Sessions’ war on marijuana, a growing majority of the American people understand that we should allow states the right to move toward the decriminalization of marijuana, not reverse progress that has been made.”

Read the essay here.