The rise in weed usage conflicts with federal gun laws. You can't legally buy a gun while being an active pot user, and you are barred from owning a firearm if you use marijuana. This discrepancy between state and federal regulations has created a conundrum for individuals who want to exercise their Second Amendment rights while also enjoying the benefits of legal marijuana.
A brash American tourist has apologized for blasting revellers with clouds of cannabis smoke on the popular Thai holiday island of Phuket. While this incident may seem unrelated to the topic at hand, it highlights the cultural differences and varying attitudes towards marijuana across different regions.
It's legal to smoke marijuana in Virginia, and it's legal to own a gun. But under federal law, Virginians can't do both. This contradiction has left many Virginians confused about their rights and the potential consequences of engaging in both activities simultaneously.