Was Gov. Gina M. Raimondo right to file a lawsuit to challenge the need for legislative approval of marijuana and hemp regulations?

REGULATING MARIJUANA: Gov. Gina M. Raimondo has filed a lawsuit challenging the General Assembly's authority to regulate marijuana and hemp in Rhode Island./BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MATTHEW STAVER
Gov. Gina M. Raimondo on Oct. 22 filed a lawsuit in Superior Court challenging the need for legislative approval of marijuana and hemp regulations. The governor argues a provision of the current budget is a violation of the constitutional guarantee of the separation of powers because it gives the General Assembly the power to veto…

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