Marijuana law in a nutshell /
Mark K. Osbeck (Clinical Professor of Law, The University of Michigan Law School), Howard Bromberg (Clinical Professor of Law, The University of Michigan Law School).
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St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2017]
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xxii, 506 pages ; 19 cm.
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1634599357, 9781634599351
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St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2017]
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1634599357
9781634599351
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Overview: Marijuana regulation in the United States -- Marijuana -- History of marijuana law (part I: the march to total prohibition) -- History of marijuana law (part II: the slow and halting return toward legalization) -- The Controlled Substances Act of 1970 -- Enforcement of the Controlled Substances Act -- Challenges, defenses, and exemptions to the CSA -- Federalism and preemption -- Special federal jurisdictions -- International treaty obligations of the United States -- State law -- Local law -- State vs. state disputes -- Special criminal issues -- Federal banking laws and the marijuana-related business -- Employment law issues -- Impaired driving and marijuana -- Professional responsibility issues for lawyers -- Taxation of marijuana-related businesses -- Additional civil issues -- Marijuana and other drugs -- Medical arguments for and against legalization -- Policy arguments for and against legalization -- Foreign law approaches -- Marijuana in American culture -- Looking forward.
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11301023
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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