Candidate in race for State House District 17 on Tuesday, November 8, 2022
PCD: Where do you stand on the decriminalization of marijuana? Explain.
ET: Marijuana should be decriminalized for medical use. When North Carolinians are ready for recreational use and expungement of criminal records, that should be voted by referendum.
A- Publicly supports ending prohibition of marijuana for adults.
Responses to NC NORML 2022 Candidate Questionnaire:
Do you support or oppose legalizing the use of physician-authorized medical cannabis?: Support
Comment: There are many people who are needlessly suffering without medical access to marijuana. This needs to be changed as soon as possible.
Do you support or oppose decriminalizing the simple possession of marijuana?: Support
Comment: I completely support decriminalization of marijuana possession.
Do you support the automatic expungement of non-violent marijuana possession convictions?: Yes
Comment: This should be the first step toward making the laws more equitable.
Do you support or oppose legalizing and regulating the responsible use of marijuana by adults?: Support
Comment: Legalizing and regulating marijuana will be good for businesses, the community via taxes, and the people.