rwoerner Wrote:
Nov 14, 2012 10:05 AM
Ok, here is my issue with legalizing weed. I work as a delivery truck driver, and my job requires my to maintain a CDL, (which is under federal regulations), so since the federal government says weed is illegal but I live in a state where recreational use is legal, all because I hold a CDL and work as a driver, I cannot smoke it. This is due to random drug testing (which I assume will increase in those states), and if I am sitting at a traffic light and get rear-ended, I am required by DOT Regulations to submit to a drug and alcohol test before the end of my shift, even though I am not clearly at fault. I see a problem with the federal government legalizing weed, if that were so, then consider how many 18-wheelers (layman’s terms) might be