Proactive Points for Police Departments from a Cannabis Entrepreneur Who Has Experienced Police Brutality

Police officers arrest a demonstrator during a march after a vigil held for Kimani “Kiki” Gray in the East Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn on Wednesday. Dozens of arrests have taken place after three straight nights of vigils that turned into protests. (The Associated Press)

For decades, harsh marijuana laws, enforcement, and penalties have oppressed communities across the nation. Following the death of George Floyd and as a cannabis entrepreneur, I would not be comfortable speaking on police brutality if it weren’t for marijuana and my own experience with the boys in blue. What…