Paying taxes on a gram of illegal pot in Minnesota


The halls of the Minnesota Department of Revenue in St. Paul bustle with form-weary taxpayers. It’s late morning as I approach the counter looking to declare possession of a gram of weed.
A blonde receptionist in a black sweater looks at me curiously. She reaches for the phone to alert staff upstairs of my presence. I stay calm and grab an empty seat. Jesse Marx at the Minneapolis City Pages has the full story.