Take That, Hippies October 7, 2011 3:29 AMSubscribe
November 2007 -- Barack Obama: "[I]f the science and the doctors suggest that the best palliative care and the way to relieve pain and suffering is medical marijuana then that's something I'm open to ... But I want to do it under strict guidelines. I want it prescribed in the same way that other painkillers or palliative drugs are prescribed." February 2009 -- Attorney General Eric Holder: "What the president said during the campaign ... will be consistent with what we will be doing here in law enforcement. ... What (Obama) said during the campaign ... is now American policy.” White House spokesman Nick Shapiro added that the Obama administration’s stance was that “federal resources should not be used to circumvent state laws."