A man who owned several medical marijuana dispensaries in California that ostensibly operated legally under state law was sentenced on Monday to 10 years in prison on charges that he violated federal law restricting production and sales of the drug.
Aaron Sandusky did not try to fight the charges, admitting to producing and selling medical marijuana in a manner approved by state law.
“I want to apologize to those with me and their families who have been victimized by the federal government who has not recognized the voters of this state,” Sandusky said in court, according to The Contra Costa Times. “I want to apologize to the families who are suffering and who have to go through this.”
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