A man smokes a marijuana cigarette. Across the country, pot legalization advocates worry that a victory by Donald Trump on Nov. 8 might mean trouble for legalized recreational pot in Washington state and Colorado, and other states such as California and Nevada that want to follow their lead.
A man smokes a marijuana cigarette. Across the country, pot legalization advocates worry that a victory by Donald Trump on Nov. 8 might mean trouble for legalized recreational pot in Washington state and Colorado, and other states such as California and Nevada that want to follow their lead. Fotolia TNS
A man smokes a marijuana cigarette. Across the country, pot legalization advocates worry that a victory by Donald Trump on Nov. 8 might mean trouble for legalized recreational pot in Washington state and Colorado, and other states such as California and Nevada that want to follow their lead. Fotolia TNS

Why the next president could be a buzzkill for pot advocates

June 20, 2016 11:37 AM

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