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Veterans State Their Case In Support Of Recreational Marijuana To Lawmakers

9 days ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The push to legalize recreational marijuana in Minnesota is moving forward.
The bill would legalize adult use of cannabis and expunge criminal records. Veterans told a House committee Tuesday why it should be more widely accessible.
Legalizing recreational marijuana in Minnesota is a hot button topic at the State Capitol. For some veterans, including Alex Miller, it could be life-changing.
“Daily I deal with excruciating back pain,” Miller said.
He said he was a combat medic in the National Guard.
“I pushed through every ounce of pain to the point where I was breaking...
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