He prosecuted ‘Prince of Pot:’ Now wants to legalize pot

Then-U.S. Attorney John McKay brought charges that put Vancouver, B.C., based “Prince of Pot” Marc Emery behind bars for selling marijuana seeds advertised by catalog to customers in the United States.

On Wednesday, McKay sat beside wife Jodie Emery at a Stop Violence B.C. press conference to call for legalization of cannabis.  McKay has championed Initiative 502, which would put marijuana under state regulation, which is on Washington’s November ballot.

“I want to say this just as clearly and forthrightly as I can:  Marijuana prohibition, criminal prohibition of marijuana is a complete failure,” McKay said.

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