Steve Descano announced that his office would no longer be prosecuting misdemeanor cannabis possession cases. However, his decision was immediately challenged on Thursday morning by Judge Mark Simmons as the Commonwealth Attorney moved to dismiss to such cases.
“There have been some significant developments regarding the movement to end cannabis prohibition in the recent weeks. These developments include some fantastic things such as a world-renowned neurosurgeon reaching out to the Attorney General regarding cannabis. Politicians have begun proposing and supporting legislation to end cannabis prohibition in the United States.”