Bill Roark was quoted in the April 21, 2022 BILLYPENN article “Where can Philadelphians buy recreational marijuana in New Jersey — and is it allowed? Here’s what you need to know”

Under federal law, marijuana is still an illegal substance. Possession is a misdemeanor with a maximum sentence of one year in prison and a minimum fine of $1,000. Carrying across state lines comes with additional penalties.

“Transporting the product back across state lines would subject the individual to criminal penalties and, frankly put, is a horrible idea,” said Pennsylvania cannabis lawyer Bill Roark.