Professor Volokh Discusses Federal Restrictions on Advertisements in a Forbes Article

August 29, 2014 – Professor Eugene Volokh discussed federal restrictions on marijuana advertisements in a Forbes article.

“I don’t see how marijuana sales are lawful, given the federal prohibition, so I think advertising marijuana is not protected under commercial speech doctrine,” Volokh says. “I realize that here the commercial speech restriction is imposed by the state, and the sales restriction is imposed by the federal government, but I don’t think that would change the First Amendment analysis.”

Read the article.