Prof. Monroe Freedman Comments on Judge’s Admission Regarding Illegal Medical Marijuana Use

Monroe H. Freedman, Professor of Law



One potential conflict that may arise from Reichbach’s comments is his ability to hear cases involving marijuana possession, said Monroe Freedman, a law professor at Hofstra University.

“He has admitted to unlawful conduct,” Freedman said. “Ordinarily, that could be a problem, but it’s a very narrow, specific situation and I would hope nothing would come of it that would be adverse to the judge.”

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