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Marijuana Law – Keyed to Mikos
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United States v. Rosenthal
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Defendant contends that the court should have allowed him to present evidence to encourage the jury to disregard the controlling law. The government filed motions in limine to exclude any evidence regarding a jury nullification defense of “medical marijuana.” The government contended that this evidence would violate Federal Rules of Evidence 402 on the grounds that the evidence would be irrelevant. The lower court granted the governments motion to exclude the evidence.
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