Del. Jazz Lewis and a broad coalition, including DFCR spokesperson Dr. Ralph Salvagno, and other advocates, call for the passage of HB 32 via a virtual press conference.
Del. Jazz Lewis (D-24, Prince George’s County), sponsor HB 32.
Alfrieda Hylton, mother of two sons who experienced the trauma of cannabis arrests in Maryland. – Begins 8:57
Steven Hawkins, Executive Director of the Marijuana Policy Project. – Begins 10:34
Hope Wiseman, C.E.O of Mary and Main dispensary in N. Capitol Heights, MD. – Begins 14:26
Dr. Ralph Salvagno, orthopaedic surgeon, mayor of the town of Hancock, MD. – Begins 17:57
Baltimore Police Det. Debbie Ramsey, Ret., member of Law Enforcement Action Partnership’s speakers bureau. – Begins 21:03
Ben Jealous, co-chair for Progressive Maryland’s Marijuana legalization effort, former national president of the NAACP, and 2018 Democratic candidate for governor. – Begins 25:47
Joel Madden, co-chair for Progressive Maryland’s Marijuana legalization effort, lead vocalist for the American pop punk band Good Charlotte, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. – Begins 28:28