Woman Expelled From GateWay Community College for Testing Positive for MarijuanaOctober 25, 2019 |
by The Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) — Colleges are becoming a battleground in the conflict between federal and state marijuana laws as students who use medical pot challenge decades-old campus drug policies.
In states where medical marijuana is legal, students disciplined for using it are taking their schools to court. College officials argue they could lose federal funding for failing to follow federal law that labels cannabis an illegal drug with no accepted medical use.