Minnesota State Rep. Carly Melin questions cops on the economic interests of opposing pot


Carly Melin.

Just about everyone who’s met privately with Minnesota’s top cops to talk medical marijuana has walked away from negotiations using the same two words — brick wall.
“They had blanket opposition to marijuana reform,” State Rep. Carly Melin (DFL) told us last month while we were researching a story about the upcoming legislation. “There were no provisions in the bill they could support and they weren’t willing to work with us at all.”

Minneapolis City Pages has the details.