Friday, January 02, 2015

Two U.S. States Sue Another Over Marijuana

On the site called Verdict, Professor Michael Dorf reads his presentation of an unusual case before the U.S. Supreme Court in which the states of Nebraska and Oklahoma have filed a complaint against the state of Colorado after it legalized the use of marijuana. Dorf explains original jurisdiction before the Supreme Court and the questions of federalism involved. 11 min, transcript available.