TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Dec 23, 2015

The American Bar Association highlights how employers and employees across the country are dealing with laws permitting marijuana use. Marijuana use is now permitted in 23 states and the District of Columbia, according to Governing magazine. “I think there’s mass confusion,” Chicago attorney Lori Ecker said. “The core problem is that marijuana continues to be a Schedule I drug according to federal drug law. That’s the 800-pound gorilla in the room."