Unless you’re a citizen, legal marijuana isn’t for you

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Unless you’re a citizen, legal marijuana isn’t for you

Status could land you in hot water with federal government
A worker trims marijuana plants at a grow facility in Denver. Because the federal government still classifies marijuana as illegal, undocumented immigrants face deportation if they work for a legal marijuana business in Colorado.

Unless you’re a citizen, legal marijuana isn’t for you

A worker trims marijuana plants at a grow facility in Denver. Because the federal government still classifies marijuana as illegal, undocumented immigrants face deportation if they work for a legal marijuana business in Colorado.