States and municipalities around the nation are taking action to reform
marijuana laws, with Washington and Colorado legalizing the drug for recreational
use. The tragic death of Elizabeth Kemble, however, has brought to light
a potentially serious consequence of such reform – more people driving
under the influence of marijuana. Kemble, a noted advocate for kidney
health, was killed by a driver who admitted to smoking marijuana minutes
before the crash.
Read more about this growing issue in our
June 2016 newsletter.