Majority Leader of the Rhode Island House of Representatives (D-4th)
Pro to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
"I fully expect that we will place a vote to override the governor's medical marijuana veto on the floor calendar before the end of our session. [It is] clear that there is an overwhelming majority in the House willing to remove the sunset clause on this compassionate legislation."
"Carcieri Vetoes Medical Marijuana," The Providence Journal, June 5, 2007
Experts PhD's and JD's (lawyers) with significant post-doctoral involvement in medical marijuana issues; judges who have presided over medical marijuana cases. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
Majority Leader, Rhode Island House of Representatives (D-4th), 2002-present
Member, Rhode Island House of Representatives (D-4th), 1992-present
Member, Rhode Island Bar Association
Member, Rhode Island Black Lawyers Association
Member, Mt. Hope Neighborhood Association Advisory Board
Member, Mt. Hope Learning Center Advisory Board
Member, Summit Neighborhood Association Advisory Board
Member, Providence Performing Arts Center
Member, Providence Plan
Member, Volunteers in Providence Public Schools Advisory Board