JBLM to Soldiers: Pot Still Not Legal for You
Published on 3/27/14
So, they can go to war, die for our country, but can't smoke pot. From the military's perspective, marijuana or any type of illegal drug is something that's not tolerated.
Pot isn't allowed on a military base, even if it's for medicinal purposes. As far as the military is concerned, there's no such thing as medical marijuana.
The Army is looking as hard as ever to root out troops using drugs within its ranks, but fewer than 2 percent at Lewis-McChord have tested positive in recent years.