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Athletes, veterans, mothers, and more join growing list of people filing briefs

Tuesday, September 15, 2020   (0 Comments)
Posted by: B.A. Dorfman
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Following yesterday’s news that Americans for Safe Access, the nonprofit organization that promotes safe access to cannabis for communities across the country, has filed an amicus brief in the case of Washington v Barr, reports have come out that other organizations have decided to join the fray. According to a statement released on Tuesday, the law firm Ansell Grimm & Aaron announced the filing of another amicus brief in the case representing a slew of different groups, including pro football players, military veterans, mothers, and others.

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