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Possible Jail Time for Selling Pot Brownies?

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US Senator Dianne Feinstein’s bill to increase punishment for marketing drug candy to children passed the Senate last week and is now in the House.

Current law makes it illegal to sell drugs to anyone under the age of 21, but Feinstein goes one step further and wishes to double the punishment -- or triple if the crime is repeated -- for anyone who markets these candy flavored drugs.

But like most laws regarding drugs, the controversy and rebuttal comes in the form of medical marijuana. People are concerned about the legitimate cases where sick persons truly do need their pot brownies.