John Myer

Fermilab is a federal site, and while marijuana has been legalized in Illinois, it remains a controlled substance under federal law and is therefore prohibited on Fermilab property. Marijuana (and other controlled substances) prescribed for or administered to the employee by a licensed physician are also prohibited on Fermilab property. This prohibition applies to all areas of the Fermilab site, including the public areas and the Village.

John Myer John Myer, general counsel, wrote this column. The Office of General Counsel is undergoing a number of changes aimed at improving our service to Fermilab, and I want to take the occasion of my first Fermilab Today article to share some of these changes. What’s in a name? You might have already noticed that we have a new name. Formerly the Legal Office, we are now the Office of General Counsel. We provide counsel to all parts of…