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Employer Law Blog
July 17, 2019

Up in Smokeā€¦ Now What?

The legalization of medical and recreational marijuana is leaving many employers shifting on unsteady and unfamiliar ground. Employers have rights and responsibilities; let us help you with the changes coming. The recent amendments involving the use of marijuana in Missouri and Illinois are not unique; 33 states have legalized marijuana for medical use and 11 states have legalized its recreational use, although there is still a federal ban on the substance.