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Governor Johnson Slams Restrictive Medical Cannabis Rules

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From the SF Reporter - Marijuana Rule Change Blasted: Former Gov. Gary Johnson says regulations would send New Mexico patients over the Colorado border.

Former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson railed against newly proposed medical cannabis rules at a morning news conference that included Democratic candidate for governor Alan Webber, patients and several licensed producers.

Johnson says if the rules are adopted he believes patients will drive to Colorado, where marijuana has been legalized for recreational use. He also predicted law enforcement will start setting up roadblocks to check cars of people returning to the Land of Enchantment.

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