There is still some concern about young folks smoking weed. But almost nobody thinks us seniors should be forced to abstain if weed helps our ailments. If weed got reclassified even to Class 2, doctors would be able to prescribe it for old folks nationwide, which can help enormously in the effort to decriminalize it. Just about every senior citizen has some sort of health problem that weed can help, if only anxiety, insomnia, or erectile dysfunction.