Colo. Credit Union Says KC Fed Can’t Enforce Pot Laws

Law360, New York (April 29, 2016, 4:18 PM EDT) -- A Colorado credit union intended to serve the state’s legal marijuana industry on Friday asked the Tenth Circuit to force the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City to grant it access to a key bank account, or to give a clear reason why federal law trumps Colorado’s policy toward the drug.

The Fourth Corner Credit Union said in a brief filed with the appellate court that the Kansas City Fed was improperly taking on the role of a law enforcement agency when it denied the credit...
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