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Medical Marijuana Workers Have The Same Labor Rights As Everyone Else, Feds Say

By Dave Jamieson

WASHINGTON — The next time a pot shop gets a visit from the feds, it won’t necessarily be from drug enforcement agents looking to shut the operation down. It might just come from workplace regulators making sure that labor laws are being followed. Such is the federal government’s deeply conflicted approach to marijuana these days.

The National Labor Relations Board has already waded into a union organizing campaign at a medical marijuana dispensary in Maine, even though the industry itself remains at odds with federal law.

The United Food and Commercial Workers union (UFCW) has accused the company, <a target=_blank href="" …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green