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White House Acknowledges Marijuana Petitions Without Budging on Policy

The White House says "we're in the midst of a serious national conversation" about marijuana but doesn't say it will support legalization.

Instead, the director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy -- responding to three petitions seeking legalization -- pointed to recent remarks by President Obama signaling he thinks legalization goes too far.

Source: Politico. Read full article. (link)

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