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NFL New Provision on Mary Jane

Getty image By. M.W White   NFL and The CBA takes the High Road and Removes Mary Jane from Drug Testing. T he NFL has taken action in its next 10 year bargaining contract and their marijuana drug policy is being changed for the better.  Since the beginning the NFL and other professional leagues have taken a strong stand agreeing to MJ's outlaw. Prohibiting marijuana uses during the season.  Case in point, the suspension of David Irving Irving actually quit due to the insane marijuana policy. He was the former  defensive  for the Dallas Cowboys and Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League.    His decision to quit or some would say blow his "Big Shot" created an huge uproar in the sport community. Irving was consider a  "play anywhere on the line type of player". The triple threat; seen basically as one of the most physically dominant players in the NFL. But Irving chose medicating with marijuana and parted ways with the NFL. hhs.gov

Release Marijuana Inmates during Covid-19. By M.W White

   "Although cannabis is at the cusp of  Federal legalization and can be seen as a "Essential Business" there is still inmates incarnated for marijuana charges; while at risk for Covid-19"   March 13, 2020, President Trump declared a National Emergency because of the  Corona-virus Pandemic. Since then the U.S prisons/jail system condition has been expose for a death pool.   Former Federal inmate Piper Kerman, now Prison Right Advocate and writer of the bestselling novel turn Neflix series the "Orange is the New Black" , shares her concerns and empathy as she discuss the low risk of releasing inmates behind bars stated in the  Washington Post, “Elderly probationers and parolees have some of the lowest recidivism rates of all former inmates. Releasing such people poses very low public safety risks and will have a dramatic effect on preserving public health.” said Piper Kerman However, the United States is largest housing block for incarceration in