As Illinois Prepares To Legalize Pot, Public Housing Tenants Not Allowed To Partake

As Illinois Prepares To Legalize Pot, Public Housing Tenants Not Allowed To Partake

Come Jan. 1 it will be legal to smoke recreational marijuana in Illinois. But housing authorities say it will remain prohibited in  public housing.Anyone receiving federal housing assistance could face eviction if caught smoking or possessing pot, according to Chicago’s Housing Authority.

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Source: NPR
As Illinois Prepares To Legalize Pot, Public Housing Tenants Not Allowed To Partake

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