The U.S. Supreme Court Has Refused to Hear Appellate Challenges to ‘Unconstitutional’ Federal Cannabis Prohibition

SCOTUS has declined to hear appeals on a 2nd Circuit refusal to determine the constitutionality of federal cannabis prohibition. Plaintiffs in the suit Washington v. Barr, initially filed in 2017, include NORML, former NFL football player and current cannabis business owner Marvin Washington, disabled military veterans, two children with severe movement disorders, and the non-profit group, the Cannabis Cultural Association.