Pot prohibition supporters dominate Senate hearing on recreational cannabis for adults
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Quincy Roy, a sophomore at Manchester Memorial High School, could have been doing a lot of different things on the second day of the April school vacation, but she found herself in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee, testifying against a House bill to legalize cannabis for recreational use by adults in New Hampshire.
She also spent much of the past week calling state representatives to lobby against the bill, and to offer the perspectives of a young woman who saw a beloved family member devastated by the drug.
“I was a middle-schooler at the time,” she told the committee in front of a packed room that had people lining the walls and sitting on the floor between rows of chairs.