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Law enforcement officials push for a no vote on pot proposal

Posted: 6:26 PM, Sep 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-19 22:26:47Z

An increase in school suspensions and college dropouts is what Monroe County Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Michael Roehrig predicts will happen if Michigan voters approve a proposal to legalize marijuana for recreational use.

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Roehrig also said the reported effects of legalizing marijuana in other parts of the country have also included an increase in homeless drug addicts and panhandlers.