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Protesters handed out free marijuana joints in Washington, DC on Inauguration Day

Protesters handed out free marijuana joints in Washington, DC on Inauguration Day

Protesters handed out free marijuana joints in Washington, DC on Inauguration Day, While early estimates suggest fewer supporters turned out for President Donald Trump's inaugural address in Washington, DC, than for President Obama's prior two addresses, a marijuana giveaway drew massive crowds nearby. The DC Cannabis Coalition, a marijuana legalization advocacy group, handed out between 4,000 and 8,000 joints at a pro-marijuana protest in Dupont Circle hours before the events of Inauguration Day got underway. Lines stretched six or seven blocks outside their stand, with adults over the age of 21 waiting up to an hour for their gift. People in Dupont Circle could be heard shouting, "When they go low, we get high," a play on former First Lady Michelle Obama's rally cry at the Democ...